Proposed Change - RFC - net-tools to iproute2

Jim Gifford lfs at
Sun Jun 27 23:54:13 PDT 2004

The only problem with that is that the -f is a lazy function.

The only thing it does shows you the fqdn.

"Their purpose seems counter to The Right Way of just setting the hostname
properly in the first place.  :-)"

The simple fix is to add domain {domainname} to resolv.conf

I added this to my book that's posted.

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