unable to resolve host by name: (11001)

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Tue Nov 22 18:00:01 2005


Steffen,

The problem appears to be that you have added the word "connect" before the
IP address of the computer for some reason.

Regards,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com 
> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Steffen Rvmmler
> Sent: 22 November 2005 17:01
> To: VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: Re: unable to resolve host by name: (11001)
> 
> Hello,
> 
> first thanks.
> The batch-file says: "C:\Progs\RealVNC\vncviewer  connect ip(it4s a
> static) -shared".
> The connection fits. I get the server. But there ist this 
> "11001" . I cannot
> do anything to
> solve the problem? Can the provider do anything?
> 
> Regards
> Steffen
> 
> >Steffen,
> 
> >You will not receive "unable to resolve host by name" after 
> having entered
> a
> >username/password, but beforehand.  The error indicates that 
> the viewer was
> >unable to lookup the IP address corresponding to the 
> specified hostname,
> and
> >so was unable to connect.  This normally suggests a DNS-configuration
> issue.
> 
> >Regards,
> 
> >Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> 
> 
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com
> >> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Steffen Rvmmler
> >> Sent: 17 November 2005 18:47
> >> To: VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
> >> Subject: unable to resolve host by name: (11001)
> >>
> >> Hello,
> <>
> >> according to a connection between an MS Win98SE with vnc
> >> 4-client and an MS 2k
> >> with vnc-server v.4 over WAN. The connection can be
> >> established. The prompt
> >> appears for filling in the password. But there is a notice
> >> "unable to resolve
> >> host by name: (11001)". What does this mean? Clicking it away
> >> with "ok" there
> >> is no problem further.
> >>
> >>
> >> Regards
> >> Steffen
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