Solved - Re: f20 - hostname

Robert Moskowitz rgm at
Thu Dec 19 19:06:08 UTC 2013

On 12/18/2013 06:01 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> On 12/18/2013 05:43 PM, Ed Greshko wrote:
>> On 12/19/13 05:30, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>>> On 12/18/2013 04:08 PM, Ed Greshko wrote:
>>>> On 12/19/13 03:57, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>>>>> 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???
>>>> It was taken out and, as explained, moved to a post-install 
>>>> utility.  This was actually done in F19.
>>> Ah, like I said, I skipped f18 and 19.  Now I remember putting in 
>>> just the name, not the full fqdn.  Will try that next time.
>>> I tend to do a number of installs on the test machine before trying 
>>> it on the main box.  This is a minor issue.  Easy enough to 
>>> correct.  Not like figuring out what happened to gedit and 
>>> nautilus.  And getting updates to be applied at install time.
>> Looks as if I need to correct myself.  As Tom pointed out, there is 
>> now a place to enter that in the "network spoke".
> Will look harder there next time.  Going to do another install 
> tomorrow.  Also change the gui.
>>    Pretty sure that wasn't there in F19 and I failed to look there 
>> during the beta phase......  :-(

It is right there on the Network Configuration screen.  Down at the 
bottom under the list of interfaces.  Just missed it last time. Spent 
too much time looking into each interface setting I guess...

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