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Old 07-25-2005, 05:41 PM   #1
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How do I change Host Name


I unfortunately messed up with the host name during install and need to change it. I am using a static ip address. Wondering where all I need to make changes, etc.

I'm running Mandrake 10.1 using KDE.

Thanks much.
 
Old 07-25-2005, 05:42 PM   #2
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Edit /etc/hosts
 
Old 07-25-2005, 06:58 PM   #3
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I changed the etc/hosts file, started a new x session and it still reads the old host name.

is there something else I need to change?
 
Old 07-25-2005, 07:26 PM   #4
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Try rebooting.
 
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