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Old method doesn't work
Authored by: lullabud on Aug 08, '12 02:33:00PM

Interesting, I just ran into a DNS issue in 10.8 and was unable to solve it using the old style dscacheutil method. The new method fixed it.

I pinged a new server from 10.8 and was told it did not exist. I then did some work on the server and verified that its hostname was resolvable from another client. I then pinged it again from 10.8 and was told again that it did not exist. I looked it up using "host servername" and saw that it was resolvable by DNS. I did the kill -HUP trick and then pinged again, this time with success.

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