[CentOS] Changing hostname?
kapilsingh.linux at gmail.com
Sat Sep 13 06:38:06 UTC 2008
you can do it from here.
go through System >> Network >> Hosts
edit host name from here.
all things you have done till now are correct.
On Sat, Sep 13, 2008 at 11:36 AM, Niki Kovacs <contact at kikinovak.net> wrote:
> I recently made a CentOS install on a machine with an unsupported network
> card. I had to add the driver for it later, once I finished the install. For
> now I have this:
> [kikinovak at localhost ~]$ hostname --fqdn
> Q: how would I change this to something like calimero.local?
> Here's what I *would* do, but I prefer to ask before.
> 1) edit /etc/sysconfig/network and edit this line:
> 2) add a line to /etc/hosts like this:
> # Do not remove the following line, or various programs
> # that require network functionality will fail.
> 127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
> 127.0.0.1 calimero.local calimero
> ::1 localhost6.localdomain6 localhost6
> Please correct me if I'm wrong.
> Niki Kovacs
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Thanks and Regards,
Kapil Singh Kushwah
Linux System/Network Administrator
Hotwax Media Inc.
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