April 19th, 2007, 10:10 AM
Network configuration file
Where is text file "Network configuration" located?
I would like to change "Host"
and "Domain" that was set with "sysinstall".
My current "Domain" is "il.comcast.net"
so I tried
find / -name "il.comcast.net"
April 19th, 2007, 01:42 PM
I'm assuming you're using FreeBSD. In this case, check /etc/rc.conf
Up the Irons
What Would Jimi Do? Smash amps. Burn guitar. Take the groupies home.
"Death Before Dishonour, my Friends!!" - Bruce D ickinson, Iron Maiden Aug 20, 2005 @ OzzFest
Down with Sharon Osbourne
"I wouldn't hire a butcher to fix my car. I also wouldn't hire a marketing firm to build my website." - Nilpo
April 19th, 2007, 02:12 PM
Going through FreeBSD installation process(sysinstall )
I entered "dell" for hostname.
My FreeBSD machine is connected to internet through router
whose ip is "188.8.131.52"
When Installation was finished and after GNOME login screen I got en error:
"Could not look up internet address for dell.
This will prevent GNOME from operating correctly"
I somehow found a web site that would tell me that my hostname is:
I changed "hostanme" in "/etc/rc.conf" file
, restarted my FreeBSD machine and error was gone.
Is there a command to find out what is my "hostname" supposed to be
and I do not mean
c-24-12-126-5 # hostname that just tells me hostname set in