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Re: /etc/hostname



Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:
> Should /etc/hostname contain only short hostname, or FQDN name?
> Is this documented anywhere?

A religous argument.  Some like it one way and some like it the other
way.  Be prepared for a long discussion thread.

> I've always thougth that /etc/hostname should contain short hostname.
> But e.g. etherconf package puts FQDN name there ...

I always put the FQDN in /etc/hostname.  To me it is the cleanest
configuration.

Bob

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