Re: Cannot change hostname permanently
John Hasler wrote:
No, I mean it seems odd that he changes "/etc/hostname", and after
reboot it has changed back to the original.
Chris Lale wrote:
or by using the hostname command. All is well until I reboot. During
boot, hostname is reset to the value I supplied during installation.
Kent West writes:
That seems slightly odd to me.
Not at all. From /etc/init.d/hostname.sh:
# Short-Description: Set hostname based on /etc/hostname
Or at least, that's what I understood him to say in his original post.