On 4/22/10, Chris Schlaeger <cschlaeger / gmail.com> wrote:
> I did some more tests and the problem is most likely not DRb specific.
> I can reproduce this with TCPSocket as well. The system was an
> openSUSE 11.1 and 11.2. Both have IPv6 enabled. The problem does not
> occur when I use 127.0.0.1 instead of localhost. Does that help?
> Should I do another test?

What happens when you type 'nslookup localhost' in a shell? Is
localhost in your hosts file? Is it perhaps trying to use IPv6 for
localhost and that fails somehow?

HTH and GL!