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Old 02-17-2004, 09:35 PM   #1
psicokhel
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Machine Name?


I'm sorry this must sound so totally noob but how do i know my linux's "machine name"?

using redhat 9 and trying to install sun java studio now.

at one stage i was asked to:

export DISPLAY your-local-machine:0.0

so im trying to find out whats my local machine.

thanks!
 
Old 02-17-2004, 09:49 PM   #2
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localhost?
 
Old 02-17-2004, 10:26 PM   #3
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look at /etc/hosts or /etc/hostname

display like this one :

127.0.0.1 : local
192.168.0.9 : noyz

is that what u want ?
 
Old 02-17-2004, 10:36 PM   #4
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thanks! it was just "localhost" without even the :0.0 thanks thanks
 
  


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