I set up my hostname to a number, where running hostname gives: 6592 But when I run ping 6592, I get: connect: Invalid argument I checked the related Wikipedia page, and it does say that such a ...
During Debian installation, I set my hostname to the wrong value, and now I would like to correct that.
It seems that wildcards are not supported in the /etc/hosts file. What is the best solution for me to resolve all *.local domains to localhost?
So I changed the name of my computer recently, by editing /etc/hostname. The bash prompt is user@name, so I know it has worked. But in emacs, in the window bar it says email@example.com. ...
When I install sendmail from the debian repos, I get the following output: Disabling HOST statistics file(/var/lib/sendmail/host_status). Creating /etc/mail/sendmail.cf... Creating ...