carlsonmark at gmail.com
Mon May 8 09:36:49 PDT 2006
On 5/8/06, Mitchell Brown <mbgb14 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't seem to have a hostname file in etc :-/ should I make it?
read the man page for hostname
if it says /etc/hostname is the correct file, then create one.
without the file, `hostname` could be returning the FQDN ( `hostname
-f` ) which will be localhost unless you change it by some other means
(such as in the /etc/hosts file)
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