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Old 12-17-2016, 04:07 AM   #16
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Im curious about this issue it seems the bug was closed as won't fix with the last comment saying
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systemd ships with a policykit file which allows the system administrator to set the hostname.
and that

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This behaviour is by design.

Please file a bug with the upstream systemd project if you believe this should be changed. Thanks.
When the issue is that non administators are able to make the change.

Am I missing something here?
 
  


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