Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 17769
/etc/hosts not correct
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:58 EDT
For a TUI server install on a XP1000/667, the /etc/hosts file is not
This system has an ethernet card and static ip addresses were specified and
did initialize properly during bootup. However, the /etc/hosts file only
had one line for 127.0.0.1 with all names assigned/
The installer will only put a hostname in the /etc/hosts file if it was able to
do a reverse name lookup on the
static IP address you entered. Is this the case?
Nope, no entry in dns yet -- I was building the system.
I will link this to our bug entry related to this problem.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 16482 ***