Bug 881808 - ailurus: should use /etc/hostname
Summary: ailurus: should use /etc/hostname
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ailurus
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Liang Suilong
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: 881785
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-11-29 15:48 UTC by Michal Schmidt
Modified: 2014-02-05 13:22 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 13:22:45 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Michal Schmidt 2012-11-29 15:48:15 UTC
ailurus assumes that the hostname on Fedora is stored in /etc/sysconfig/network. This is no longer the case. Fedora switched to /etc/hostname. See the tracker bug 881785 for more details.

Found in ./ailurus-10.10.3/ailurus/common/setting.py:

            elif FEDORA:
                with TempOwn('/etc/sysconfig/network'):
                    with open('/etc/sysconfig/network') as f:
                        content = f.read()
                        content = content.replace(self.old_host_name, new_host_name)
                    with open('/etc/sysconfig/network', 'w') as f:

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