source: BOOK/network/common/hostname.xml @ 05d3e34

clfs-3.0.0-systemdclfs-3.0.0-sysvinitsystemdsysvinit
Last change on this file since 05d3e34 was c28a198, checked in by William Harrington <kb0iic@…>, 9 years ago

Redo the hostname configuration page for systemd.

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5  %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-network-hostname">
9  <?dbhtml filename="hostname.html"?>
10
11  <title>Configuring the system hostname</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-network-hostname">
14    <primary sortas="d-hostname">hostname</primary>
15  <secondary>configuring</secondary></indexterm>
16
17  <para>Systemd reads <filename>/etc/hostname</filename> to determine which
18  hostname should be set.</para>
19
20  <para>Create the <filename>/etc/hostname</filename> file and enter a hostname
21  by running:</para>
22
23  <screen><userinput>echo "HOSTNAME=<replaceable>[clfs]</replaceable>" &gt; /etc/hostname</userinput></screen>
24
25  <para><replaceable>[clfs]</replaceable> needs to be replaced with the
26  name given to the computer. Do not enter the Fully Qualified
27  Domain Name (FQDN) here. That information will be put in the
28  <filename>/etc/hosts</filename> file in the next section.</para>
29
30</sect1>
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