Re: FQDN foobar
On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 12:20:50PM +0100, Robert Waldner wrote:
| I have a problem with the way gethostname() and getdomainname (don't)
| work on Debian.
| gethostname() returns the hostname, not qualified.
It (or a similarly named function, I don't remember exactly) returns
the first name for the "127.0.0.1" entry in /etc/hosts. If you look
at that line, I bet your unqualified hostname is the name there. Add
your FQHN to the loopback entry as the first name and see if that
solves your problem.
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