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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Add compile domain (was: Re: [PATCH] Well, Linus seems to like Lordi...)
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By author: (Lennart Sorensen)
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> And Debian too. I thought it was invalid to put the FQDN as your
> hostname. Also makes updating the domain for a network harder (if one
> would ever want to do so). Putting the FQDN as my hostname, makes
> hostname -f act very strange. I think a number of tools think doing it
> is wrong.

BSD practice has been to do it; SysV practice has been to not do it.
This probably has to do with the fact that a larger percentage of BSD
systems were connected to the Internet earlier on, being popular at


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