“Safari can’t open the page” issue fixed
Ever since i got my Mac Pro in February, i have been having random issue with Safari. Sometimes, it would take a very long time loading a page while on other occasions, some items on a page would not be loaded. The error that i would commonly see is “Safari can’t open the page”.
Initially, i thought this could be due to me running a VMware Fusion virtual machine that’s causing the problem. But i have no such problem in Firefox. Finally, i decided to google for “Safari can’t open the page”. This took me to the Apple Discussion forum with the solution. For some reason, Safari in Leopard (10.5.2) is very flaky about the DNS. Originally, the DNS Servers for my Ethernet card pointed to my router:
After adding the two OpenDNS IP addresses, i have not seen any “Safari can’t open the page” error.