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Old 15th April 2006, 06:00
retran retran is offline
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Please read my long-winded response about using domains purchased through 1and1 as domains to attach a subdomain as a DNS server.

I answer and explain important details like...
(Q1a) do i have to register with the reg company or do i just enter it in to the "YOUR DNS SERVERS" boxes for with reg company?
echo > /etc/hostname
/bin/hostname -F /etc/hostname


echo > /etc/hostname
/bin/hostname -F /etc/hostname
one quesiton I have, is why on earth would you want your hostname to be That is likely not going to be a web address you wish to type in or anything you want to identify your machine as. It will just server as a "host domain" address with your registrar and your machine needn't be aware of the designation at all in the least, because the registrar takes care of it!
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