hostname

Archaic archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Mar 10 07:35:39 PST 2006


On Fri, Mar 10, 2006 at 10:33:38AM +0500, omaze at comcast.net wrote:
> Should HOSTNAME be set early in Ch6 to accomodate people who will 
> eventually name their LFS differently from the host?  This applies easily 
> to CLFS reboot methods and LiveCD installs.  Perl, maybe other packages, 
> embed $HOSTNAME into the version/build information in the binary.

It shouldn't make any more difference to the binary than the date stamp
embedded in it.

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Archaic

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