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Old 07-07-2006, 05:55 PM   #1
drum2jc
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ubuntu hostname change


When i installed ubuntu I set the hostname to be ubuntu, but I want to change it to my domain name (firelitehosting.com) so that i dont get the error when logging in via ssh (sudo: unable to lookup ubuntu via gethostbyname())

also, so my terminal prompt says admin@firelitehosting.com rather than admin@ubuntu


ideas?
thanks,
chris
 
Old 07-07-2006, 07:01 PM   #2
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