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understanding FQDNs [on hold]

I'm struggling to understand the FQDN for servers. At the moment mine is just localhost if I type hostname in to my server terminal it just says localhost. I understand you need a different one from ...
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I changed my hostname, rebooted and lost internet connection

I set a new hostname on my machine using: sudo hostname NEWHOSTNAME Then I restarted, and tried accessing the internet and nothing happened. I checked the hostname and it was set to ...
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How to set name to localhost in fedora15?

I want to set name to my localhost.for example I want mysite.com instead of localhost/mysite how to do that? I have searched but couldn't get a solution for Linux.
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Hosts file on server with dynamic DNS?

I am setting up a RHEL-based server that is associated with dynamic DNS from DynDNS, with a domain of, say, "abc.dyndns.org" that is dynamically updated with the server's IP address. I have read that ...