[lug] Hostname problem

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Tue Nov 14 16:39:12 MST 2000

On Tue, Nov 14, 2000 at 03:50:21PM -0700, Justin wrote:
>For some reason one of my boxes is not using the correct hostname in the
>/var/log/messages. It shows the machine name as localhost instead of my real
>hostname that is specified in /etc/HOSTNAME. I cut out a short example of what
>is going on:

If this is a RedHat system, what does /etc/sysconfig/network say?

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