Re: changing local domain name
- Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:56:01 +0100
- From: mick crane <mick.crane@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: changing local domain name
On 2018-03-29 19:34, Curt wrote:
On 2018-03-29, mick crane <mick.crane@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
following recent about hostname it seems I've been under
misunderstanding that ".local" was OK so now I change local domain to
It's not just domainname and /etc/hosts. It's every frigging where.
now my ISP SMTP server is moaning.
think I got them all except cups is unhappy, I don't know why.
There's actually a wiki on this:
For cups you might look at
the part after rm=
Of course that part is the part to the left of the first dot in your
Anyway, good luck (my hostname is incorrect, but as it has never caused
me any misery, I've left well enough alone up to this point).
Oh, there's more in /var. I'm going to ignore the binary files as I
don't think they are current and I don't know how to edit them anyway.
In fact the installation is a bit old I could do with tidying it all up
anyway so I might as well start afresh.
Dunno if these configuration files couldn't use a persistent
environmental variable for domainname.
ps Samuel Beckett ++
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