troubleshooting Question

RHEL Name Resolution Local Host file and DNS

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Unable to get name resolution from RHEL 5 /etc/hosts.

/etc/nsswitch.conf includes:

hosts: files dns

Example: /etc/hosts contains:
172.113.100.1       testsservername

host testservername returns: Host testsservername not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)

Thanks
GSK
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