problem due to hostname change
pietro.cerutti at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 07:42:31 PST 2005
On Thu, 17 Mar 2005 07:38:49 -0800, Ted Mittelstaedt
<tedm at toybox.placo.com> wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> > [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Pietro Cerutti
> > Sent: Thursday, March 17, 2005 7:05 AM
> > To: Lowell Gilbert
> > Cc: FreeBSD
> > Subject: Re: problem due to hostname change
> > No, this is not the problem. I searched in httpd.conf but I didn't
> > find anything concerning my <old_hostname>.
> When apache starts up if it don't have your hostname set in it's
> config file then it issues a system call asking what
> the hostname for the IP address is that is on your host.
> whatever it gets back it then uses to setup a default website. If you
> change the name of your host in /etc.rc.conf then it better also
> have been changed in any DNS servers that your system is using.
> > I'm sure I didn't set my <old_hostname> anywhere else than in rc.conf
> Did you check /etc/hosts
Thanks Ted, Neo-Vortex and Eric.
nothing found with grep on /etc/* , /usr/local/etc* , /var/named/*
but I found this:
# grep <old_hostname> /var/*
Binary file /var/db matches
Binary file /var/mysql matches
Binary file /var/restoresymtable matches
Well I double check once more on my system!
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