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Old 06-02-2004, 01:57 AM   #1
simon_yang
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Registered: Jun 2004
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Can't Use New Hostname Visit Last Pc!, in redhat 9.0,kernel 2.4.20-8


In PC 1,I write a program of CGI to change the hostname or IP address,when I change the IP address or hostname,the program modify the file /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 to change IP address and modify /etc/sysconfig/network to change hostname,and I also modify the file /etc/hosts,then I use command: hostname <new_hostname> to make it realize,afte,I use service network restart to restart the services.
After these, I input the hostname in another PC's browser(such as IE,PC 2) to visit PC 1,it seems that the hostname can't be explained to actual IP address while I can visit PC 1 by inputing it's IP address,but after I reboot PC 1 everything is ok.
why?
 
  


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