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Re: [opensuse] domainname
  • From: Anders Johansson <ajh@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 2 Jul 2010 21:56:13 +0200
  • Message-id: <201007022156.13873.ajh@xxxxxxxx>
On Friday 02 July 2010 11:21:01 Lars Müller wrote:
Sure?

No. It has to be /etc/hosts

Actually no, it has to be "whatever it is you are using for hostname lookups"

At work I have nothing in /etc/hosts, it's all from dns, and if this is the
case, updating /etc/hosts only would be grounds for summary execution. You
don't want one machine to have a different idea of its domain than all other
machines

Also, don't forget to update services. smtp, http, most things have their own
config files where the domain name is stored

Anders
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