[Dextrose] Adding as cc on new bug reports

Bernie Innocenti bernie at codewiz.org
Thu Feb 10 22:14:58 EST 2011

On Thu, 2011-02-10 at 23:38 -0300, Martin Abente wrote: 
>         5. the updater cannot resolve the hostname after it failed
>         once
>           (same old bug we fixed in schoolserver registration) 
> What Martin's patch does is to flush the cache everytime you connect
> to a new network. I thought it was the same problem too, but obviously
> is not (otherwise Martin's patch would have fixed it before we could
> notice it). I tested it anyways before calling gio.File, just in case,
> but it did not work. Maybe gio.File uses other cache for the hostname
> resolution? I am reading the documentation, can't find anything useful
> yet.

Hmm, this rings a bell. Unless I'm mistaken, also the old updater had a
similar problem. Martin Langhoff or Daniel Drake might remember the
whole story.

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