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Re: [opensuse] Where to set the domain name? - Leap 15.1 beta
On 08/05/2019 00.21, Carlos E. R. wrote:
On 08/05/2019 00.12, Carlos E. R. wrote:
On 07/05/2019 08.53, Dr. Werner Fink wrote:
On Mon, May 06, 2019 at 06:52:03PM +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:

Next question: then what was the purpose of the domain entry box in Leap
15.0 and all previous versions since I remember?

YaST2 - lan @ minas-tirith.valinor

Network Settings
┌Global Options──Overview──Hostname/DNS──Routing──────────────┐
│┌Hostname and Domain Name───────────────────────────────────┐│
││minas-tirith▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒ valinor▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒ ││ <==
││[x] Assign Hostname to Loopback IP ││
││Set Hostname via DHCP no▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒↓ ││

The help says:

││Enter the short name for this computer (e.g. mymachine) and the DNS domain ┬│
││(e.g. that it belongs to. The domain is especially important if││
││this computer is a mail server. You can view the hostname of you computer ││
││using the hostname command.

So at some point in time at least it was possible to define the domain name in
yast. Why not now, what has changed? (honest question).
I assume that if the option has been removed intentionally, it is no longer
possible to set it up.

Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.

(from oS Leap 15.0 x86_64 (Minas Tirith))

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