[CentOS] Reg. setting Domain name on Cento 5 pc

Indunil Jayasooriya indunil75 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 12 08:09:44 UTC 2008

Pls edit this


On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 1:21 PM, Padmaja R <urvthme at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am running centos 5.1 and I wish to change the domain name and
> dnsdomainname of my PC. currently the settings are--
> $ hostname
> sipx.com
> $ hostname --fqdn
> sipx.com
> $ domainname
> (none)
> $ dnsdomainname
> com
> I have searched in the net for tips but everywhere only the hostname change
> is provided. I need to change/set the domain name and the dnsdomain name on
> my pc to sipx.com and this should be a permanent one across system reboots.
> Please let me know how to do this.  The domain name settings are required
> for a networking/ SIP telephony applications that I am running but it is
> internally in the LAN, so I think the name sipx.com if chosen as my pc's
> domain name will not cause any conflict with the external domain names in
> the Internet.


Thank you
Indunil Jayasooriya

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