sudo: unable to resolve host (FQDN)
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Sat Mar 24 20:46:14 UTC 2012
> After looking over the man page and the google, it's less clear than
> when I started.
> In any event, I'm trying to setup an FQDN as so:
> what I'm getting is that inn2 won't install correctly and that sudo
> gives an error (warning?) sudo: unable to resolve host dur.
> My reading of man pages was to change the hostname in /etc/hosts and
> reboot, but obviously that's incorrect. Aside from using the
> hostname command, what's required here?
To make Sudo stop complaining, your hostname *and* FQDN should be listed
127.0.1.1 dur.bounceme.net dur
I don't know inn2 well enough to know what it's trying to do, but that
may help (though I see this is how it was configured before). Sudo will
only be warning; it'll carry on even if it can't resolve its hostname.
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