[Bug 221881] Re: dhcp3-client does not send hostname

John jh.wilson at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Jun 26 22:18:53 BST 2008

Check /etc/nsswitch.conf - look for the line starting hosts:

If it doesn't include the value wins, add it. The line on my machine is

hosts:          files mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return] dns mdns4 wins

Then restart networking or reboot.

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