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Sockets and Internet Protocols
InetAddress's getHostName() Fails to work.
posted 8 years ago
I have a problem with IP Address resolution in my lan. The following is the code that i used :
InetAddress IAddr = InetAddress.getByName("22.214.171.124"); System.out.println(IAddr.getHostName());
The above code fails to resolver the IP Address. I am using RedHat Linux 9. If i try
i get the Hostname, as expected. Can anyone help me as to why fails to IAddr.getHostName() return the hostame.
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