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Old 12-23-2004, 04:12 AM   #1
hansi umayangan
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localhost.localdomain


how can i change localhost.localdomain

when i telnet 192.168.5.10 25 ( my mail server )

it always comes like localhost.localdomain

how can i change this
 
Old 12-23-2004, 04:28 AM   #2
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different distributions have different ways. first step would be (in slackware) change /etc/hostname from localhost to <yourhostname>. it is maybe in /etc/init.d/hostname or some other such thing for RH or debian. (whereis hostname).
 
Old 12-23-2004, 04:54 AM   #3
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I am using redhat advance server
file is /etc/hosts
what should i change inside the file
 
Old 12-23-2004, 05:10 AM   #4
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file format like this (/etc/hosts)

127.0.0.1 redlin localhost.localdomain localhost
 
  


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