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Old 08-06-2004, 03:51 AM   #1
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how do i change to somethine else?

when i ran pine the other day, i entered my username and pressed tab, then pine automatically appended the i guess that's my machine name? since it's not a valid url, i came to believe that the machine name can be anything.
now i want to change it to something else. what do i do to make the change complete and thorough? i mean i don't want to change it at one place, but somewhere else in the system it's still, then there're conflicts.
Old 08-06-2004, 03:55 AM   #2
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as root do : hostname <what you want>, you can use netconfig too


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