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Old 03-30-2006, 08:51 PM   #1
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Is there a command to change your computer name??


Pretty self-explaining.

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Old 03-30-2006, 08:59 PM   #2
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Yep! More details from man hostname.
 
Old 03-30-2006, 09:02 PM   #3
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Look up hostname or domainname in the man pages.
 
Old 03-30-2006, 09:06 PM   #4
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