Sorry to follow-up my own post, I forgot to say that if you use
/etc/init.d/network, you will have to execute this script in order to
get a network... Better change /etc/network/interfaces.
Andre Berger <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Be sure the loopback is enabled.
> Either put the lines
> #! /bin/sh
> ifconfig lo 127.0.0.1
> into /etc/init.d/network (the pre-2.2 style)
> or the make sure the line
> iface lo inet loopback
> is not commented out in /etc/network/interfaces.
> /etc/hosts should contain:
> 127.0.0.1 localhost yourMachine.domain.com
> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx yourMachine.domain.com yourMachine
> You can add
> yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy anotherMachine.another.dom anotherMachine
> and can 'ssh anotherMachine' as shortcut to 'ssh
> anotherMachine.another.dom' etc.
> /etc/hostname would be:
> Restart the machine once the settings are correct.
> Joshua Holland <email@example.com> writes:
> > [1 <text/plain; ISO-8859-1 (quoted-printable)>]
> > I'm trying to learn apache. When I run it I get
> > 'Apache: Cannot determine local hostname'
> > Does the hostname have to be set up with my service provider or something?
> > I set the ServerName directive to my hostname.domain.com (hostname is
> > what's in my /etc/hostname file, and I have a domain name set up).
> > Are there certain criteria for what the hostname in /etc/hostname can be?
> > And what is /etc/hosts?
> > Help please.
> > Thank you.
> > [2 <text/html; us-ascii (7bit)>]
- From: Joshua Holland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Re: apache
- From: Andre Berger <email@example.com>