Hostname

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With Fedora 18 the hostname is stored in the file <code>/etc/hostname</code>.
 
With Fedora 18 the hostname is stored in the file <code>/etc/hostname</code>.
 
The commands '''hostname''' and '''hostnamectl''' may be used to print or set the system hostname.
 
The commands '''hostname''' and '''hostnamectl''' may be used to print or set the system hostname.
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On Fedora the system hostname is specified as a '''f'''ully '''q'''ualified '''d'''omain '''n'''ame (FQDN).

Revision as of 01:50, 14 July 2013

With Fedora 18 the hostname is stored in the file /etc/hostname. The commands hostname and hostnamectl may be used to print or set the system hostname. On Fedora the system hostname is specified as a fully qualified domain name (FQDN).