Re: Perl and other issues
firstname.lastname@example.org writes in part
email@example.com (Robert Sanders) writes in part
2) The hostname and domainname are not set separately. Installing
the hostname from net-0.32, symlinking /bin/domainname to hostname,
splitting the host.domain name in /etc/HOSTNAME into host in
/etc/HOSTNAME and domain in /etc/DOMAINNAME, and changing the
hostname line in /etc/rc.d/rc.inet1 to:
Debian 0.92 is now using the hostname/domainname pair from util-linux
1.5, and /etc/rc.d/rc.inet1 now reads:
I prefer /etc/hostname and /etc/domainname files because it's nicer
to be able to edit a config file rather than an executable (rc).
Or prehaps more preferable is hostname.le0 where le0 is the ethernet
interface. Anyway, I'm allergic to uppercase.
hostname `cat /etc/hostname.le0` or similar seems pretty standard