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Re: Root file system again...

Subject: Re: Root file system again...
From: Thomas Bogendoerfer <>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 1999 23:34:04 +0100
In-reply-to: <>; from Thomas Riemer on Sun, Jan 24, 1999 at 08:18:57PM -0500
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On Sun, Jan 24, 1999 at 08:18:57PM -0500, Thomas Riemer wrote:
> 4. /etc/sysconfig/network seems to be hardcoded with the hostname...
>    this means, despite booting off of bootp, it gets its hostname from
>    file... This can't be right - but I'm not sure what the right
>    answer is.

that's the way how RedHat works. /etc/sysconfig holds several configuration
files, which can be modified by the RedHat config tools. To change your
hostname, either edit /etc/sysconfig/network or use linuxconf.


   This device has completely bogus header. Compaq scores again :-|
It's a host bridge, but it should be called ghost bridge instead ;^)
                                        [Martin `MJ' Mares on linux-kernel]

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