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Re: [SLUG] Help for simple stuff req'd


Ok.. I will take out my entry from /etc/bash and put them in /etc/profile.

I will also try:
  $  grep hostname /etc/init.d/*
to see what other 'host' files need be changed also...

Cheers,
John Z

----- Original Message ----- 
From: DaZZa <dazza@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: John Zantey <johnzantey@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: SLUG <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, July 23, 2001 1:44 PM
Subject: Re: [SLUG] Help for simple stuff req'd


On Mon, 23 Jul 2001, John Zantey wrote:

> Well, I tried to edit the /etc/bashrc file to put an alias of:
> alias ls="ls --color"

Try

alias ls='ls --color=tty'

in /etc/profile

> So, i though I'd change the hostname by editing the /etc HOSTNAME and
> putting in the intended hostname:
> zeus
>
> and also edited /etc/hosts and added the line:
> 10.0.0.1         zeus    zeus.acropolis.net.au
>
> Still, the system comes up with 'localhost'... do I need to identify the
> domain name in any particular file?

Did you reboot after making these changes?

DaZZa


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