[isf-wifidog] Host setting in Database access configuration.
dondruce at sympatico.ca
Lun 23 Juil 17:36:18 EDT 2007
"Why are you trying to change the database host in the first place?"
The reasons is because I was in the process of trying to rewrite and hopefully improve some of the documentation associated with wifidog. We are a startup group. I spent several years in technical writing, and one of the first things that I learned was to only write about things that you undersand otherwise you confuse yourself and others.
I have spend more than enough hours writing and rewriting some of the documents that I thought were worthwhile spending time on. Obviously the documents are self explanatory so the trouble understanding must be at my end. I will pass the message to our group.
I apologize for posting such a stupid question on the board. I still do not understand, but I guess that only proves the response.
Is thee a way that I can withdraw the Trouble Tickets that I posted?
Benoit Grégoire wrote:
> On Sunday 22 July 2007, Don Druce wrote:
>> I have created several Captive Auth Servers. Each an every time, I
>> have problems in understanding and configuring the *Host* setting when I
>> get to the *Database access configuration.*
>> The default is "localhost" I have tried changing it, and I can not get
>> to the *Database connection* screen unless I leave the default
>> "localhost" in the Host box.
>> Perhaps this is a setting that I failed to change in previous steps, if
>> so, could someone please direct me to this error, or setting location.
>> Tried to add a screen shot, but it made the file size too big for the
>> mailing list filter.
> Well, you added a bug about it: http://dev.wifidog.org/ticket/356
> I don't understand what the problem is, or what you were expecting, the error
> is self explanatory: captiveserver doesn't resolve. You haven't added
> captiveserver to you DNS or host file.
> Why are you trying to change the database host in the first place? The only
> reason to do so is if you want to run the postgresql server on a separate
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