Where does F8 gets the hostname from?
Marcelo Magno T. Sales
mmtsales at gmail.com
Sat Nov 17 18:20:29 UTC 2007
Em Sáb 17 Nov 2007, Karl Larsen escreveu:
> Marcelo Magno T. Sales wrote:
> > Hi,
> > In /etc/sysconfig/network, I have set up the name I want for the
> > host (that was all I had to do in F7). In system-config-network, at
> > the DNS tab, the same name is shown. However, when I execute the
> > hostname command, I get:
> > localhost.localdomain
> > Also, my bash prompt shows "[marcelo at localhost ~]"
> > Where does this information come from?
> > Thanks,
> > Marcelo
> In a root Terminal window type hostname and it will write out
> what it is. To change the name use hostname newname and it will be
this does not change the host name permanently. After a reboot, it turns
back to localhost.localdomain.
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