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Re: localhost.localdomain

Christoph Haas wrote:
> Actually I second that. I still haven't seen a reason to use it since I
> don't understand the "historical reasons".

I have always wondered about the historical reasons too.  Because it
never made sense to me either.

> On my servers I have always removed the "localhost.localdomain"
> entry and never encountered any problems.

I have always removed the .localdomain part too as part of a normal
configuration of the machine after installation.  In fact I automate
it with scripts so that it consistently happens to my servers when
they are installed.

> Perhaps we finally get to the conclusion that it doesn't belong there.
> :)

Let's hope so.


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