Linuxconf fails to update changes runtime. After making changes I
have to reboot to get the changes. It is starting to feel like
I have to admit that I only tried changeing the hostname. Maybe
the hostname can't be reset runtime ?
The system hostname is one of the few things that is only set at boot-time.
Most configuration changes made with Linuxconf take effect immediately. If you
need to make this take effect immediately, run these commands at a bash prompt:
and then use this command to verify that your hostname has been changed:
Closing because we don't ship linuxconf anymore
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.