f20 - hostname

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Wed Dec 18 19:57:22 UTC 2013


On 12/18/2013 02:35 PM, Steven Rosenberg wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 11:16 AM, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at htt-consult.com> wrote:
>> During install I did not find a dialog to set my host name (FQDN). Somehow
>> it picked up what I like for host, but the domain part it is picking up from
>> dhcp of the subnet I was on during the install.  I want to force the whole
>> fqdn regardless of where I am.
> I think hostnamectl is the command to use (not just # hostname).
>
> This documentation for Fedora 18 should still apply:
> http://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/Fedora/18/html/System_Administrators_Guide/s1_Using_Hostnamectl.html
>
> And you should also look at:
>
> $ man hostname
>
> It looks like this --
> http://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/Fedora/18/html/System_Administrators_Guide/s2_Set_All_the_Hostnames.html
> -- is what you should do:
>
> # hostnamectl set-hostname name
>
> (In the example above, name is your preferred hostname)
Yes.  I have notes on this, and did the change.  But past installs let 
me set it at install time via a dialog prompt.  That is what I am asking 
about.  Where did it get moved to???

But thinks for this.




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