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Old 01-15-2010, 07:46 AM   #1
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hostname: Unknown host


Hi.
I am installing ISPconfig on a Ubuntu server 9.10. When i write hostname -f i get the unknown host message.
Anyone know how to fix this issue?

Thanx PeterPan
 
Old 01-15-2010, 10:05 AM   #2
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Hi.
I am installing ISPconfig on a Ubuntu server 9.10. When i write hostname -f i get the unknown host message.
Anyone know how to fix this issue?
Set your fully qualified hostname. Right now, you don't have one, and a simple Google search would have turned up the answer:

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=313576
 
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Old 06-21-2010, 11:28 PM   #3
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You can run this and it should fix you FQDN issue:

echo server1.example.com > /etc/hostname
/bin/hostname -F /etc/hostname
 
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Hi,
This unfortunately still not does fix the problem of running:
Code:
hostname -f
 
Old 11-11-2010, 03:30 PM   #5
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Hi,
This unfortunately still not does fix the problem of running:
Code:
hostname -f
If it doesn't fix it, you don't have your FQDN set. Follow the link posted originally.
 
  


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