/etc/hosts and localhost

Bill Maltby, LFS Organizational bill at nospam.dot
Mon Jan 19 04:13:41 PST 2004


On Mon, 19 Jan 2004 Ryan.Oliver at pha.com.au wrote:

> > 127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
> >
> > now becomes:
> >
> >  127.0.0.1 localhost
> >
> > This shouldn't break anything
> Nope
>
> > but I thought I'd better the get word out just
> > in case someone envisages a problem.
>
> Not with LFS... the former is more correct though...
> But hey, current state of affairs (maybe fixed, not too sure)
> we don't set domainname at bootup anyway :-P
> (incredibly __minor__ fix...)

Yep. I used one of the methods posted to the list. I could never figure
why the edit team didn't do something about this. Probably got lost in
one of the numerous "black holes" that sprout around here.

>
> [R]
>
>

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