Originally Posted by palkat
So the question is on this file and the mail files what would i modify if my domain is say "doamin.com" being these files ask for a HOSTNAME and DOMAIN NAME how would i enter it? Sorry to be lame but just not sure on the format.
<IP_Address> HOSTNAME.DOMAINNAME HOSTNAME
into /etc/hosts. I'd do it before the IPv6 section in the file, so put the line
192.168.1.205 server1.example.com server1
right after the 127.0.0.1 line. And I'd also modify the 127.0.0.1 line a little bit:
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost