[CentOS] Changing hostname?

admin mick at mjhall.org
Sat Sep 13 10:07:55 UTC 2008


It's worth checking that /etc/sysconfig/network also has whatever 
hostname you wish to use configured in it.

To effect changes, it may be necessary to restart the network:

service network restart

Mick

Niki Kovacs wrote:
> Marcus Moeller a écrit :
>>
>> It should look like this:
>>
>> 127.0.0.1       localhost.localdomain    localhost   calimero.local    
>> calimero
>>
> 
> I slightly altered it:
> 
> [kikinovak at calimero ~]$ cat /etc/hosts
> # Do not remove the following line, or various programs
> # that require network functionality will fail.
> 127.0.0.1       calimero.local calimero localhost.localdomain localhost
> 
> [kikinovak at calimero ~]$ hostname
> calimero.local
> [kikinovak at calimero ~]$ hostname --fqdn
> calimero.local
> 
> Wouldn't this be more correct?
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