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Re: /etc/hostname

On Sun, Jun 01, 2003 at 11:08:52AM +1000, Herbert Xu wrote:
> Bob Proulx <bob@proulx.com> wrote:
> > But this second configuration requires the network and will fail in
> > the case that you have taken it offline.  On laptops that is not a
> > desireable situation.  Even in the desktop environment there are cases
> You can solve that by adding the external address to the loopback interface:
> ip a a dev lo

...and if you plug your laptop into a network that already uses for another computer that you want to access?
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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