derek at pointerstop.ca
Fri Apr 24 17:40:22 UTC 2009
Brian McKee wrote:
> What is supposed to be in /etc/hostname? The hostname? or the FQDN?
Just the hostname.
> And what is usually placed in the /etc/hosts file after the 127.0.1.1
> entry - FQDN or hostname?
That's a little less definite. Just the hostname should suffice, but I
always put the hostname AND fqdn there, then I can reference my own machine
without going through the DNS server.
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