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Old 03-02-2011, 01:59 AM   #1
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Setting domain name for SUSE


Hi,

i have installed SUSE 11 recently and have set the domain name and netmask using YaST settings after installation.

But, the domain name is empty after rebooting. I have verified this using domainname command from terminal. But, in Network settings it is there.

I think the system is not picking up the domain name from YaST settings.

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Old 03-02-2011, 03:45 AM   #2
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Hi,

What is the output of:
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hostname --fqdn
 
Old 03-02-2011, 08:41 AM   #3
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The command "domainname" returns the NIS domain name, and you didn't configure NIS through the network devices panel in Yast. NIS is a whole other ball of wax.

If you want to verify your DNS domain name, you can use the commands dnsdomainname or hostname -d.
 
  


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