# vi /etc/sysconfig/network|
then change the value of HOSTNAME variable.
Chris Norman wrote:
In /etc/hosts? Just a thought. Chris Norman <!-- chris norman4 ntlworld com --> ----- Original Message ----- From: "John Summerfied" <debian herakles homelinux org> To: "For users of Fedora Core releases" <fedora-list redhat com> Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 9:25 PM Subject: Re: hostname azeem ahmad wrote:hi list i set the hostname using the command hostname but when i restart i gets back to the old hostname how can i change it permanently Regards AzeemThis is more general than other answers I've seen, it's how I find stuff. sudo find /etc -type f -print0 | sudo xargs -0 grep -H $HOSTNAME You need to be root because some of the directories are forbidden to mere mortals.