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Bug 4605 - ppp changes the name of my pc
ppp changes the name of my pc
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 4604
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: ppp (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-08-18 20:26 EDT by giuliano
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-08-18 23:07:33 EDT
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Description giuliano 1999-08-18 20:26:13 EDT
I only have one ppp with IP dynamic connection to the internet, at home. When I upgraded from 5.2 to 6.0 there weren't any problems. Now I have installed 6.0 from the beginning, due to a new partitioning of the hd and the name in /etc/HOSTNAME is changed everytime I connect to the internet to something like "sdts1-09" (the name of the asyncronous port of my ISP's PC). What can I do to avoid this?  Thanks  Giuliano Grandin
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-08-18 23:07:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 4604 ***

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