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February 20, 2008

Changing Hostname

Filed under: Linux Tips & Tricks — Kunal Jain @ 08:10

Login as root
vi /etc/sysconfig/network and change the hostname

# sysctl kernel.hostname
(To read the current hostname)

# sysctl kernel.hostname=NEW_HOSTNAME

****Check in a different window to see the changes.


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