Hostname ??

- Edwin - copperwa11s at
Wed Feb 18 09:58:05 UTC 2004

On Wed, 18 Feb 2004 09:33:44 +0000
ted <ted at> wrote:

> Could someone please let me know how to change my hostname ??
> I have been trying to search the Archives but it seems the
> search facility is down and the writings in my old r.h book do
> not apply....-- 

If you have posted what those "writings" that "do not apply", I
could avoid giving you the wrong answer ;) Anyway, here's a
possible (wrong) answer:

Try executing:

  # hostname <your-hostname-here>

Check the manual for more info:

  $ man hostname

Or, check your /etc/hosts file ...


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