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Re: Cannot change hostname permanently

John Hasler wrote:
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
No, I mean it seems odd that he changes "/etc/hostname", and after reboot it has changed back to the original.

Or at least, that's what I understood him to say in his original post.


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