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Re: [PATCH 2/3] Do not modify /etc/hosts from setup package (#530343).



On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 6:20 PM, David Cantrell <dcantrell redhat com> wrote:
> Adding the user-specified hostname to the 127.0.0.1 line is breaking
> virt systems, among other things.  I'm not entirely sure we need this
> functionality anymore (faking the hostname as 127.0.0.1).

Can you try booting a system with the hostname set to something which
is unresolvable and see if httpd and/or sendmail hang/take forever on
startup?  I think those were the main things which were unhappy at one
point with not being able to resolve the hostname.

- Jeremy


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