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Re: how to change hostname

On Fri, May 20, 2005 at 09:49:02AM +0200, Urs Thuermann wrote:
> What is the debain way to change to hostname of a system.  Only
> editing /etc/hostname is not sufficient, because there are other
> places where the hostname is stored, e.g. /etc/hosts, /etc/mailname,
> etc.

I think you just issue the following command as root:

hostname <your host name>


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