jez.hancock at munk.nu
Sat Jun 14 04:10:53 PDT 2003
On Sat, Jun 14, 2003 at 12:34:50PM +0200, Fredrik Carl?n wrote:
> When X starts, though, it complains that - and I quote -
> "Can't get own host name. Your system is severely misconfigured".
Where exactly does it complain out of interest?
> Now where does this little gem stem from? I've even used profanity,
> but nothing seems to work...
> # hostname
> # echo $HOSTNAME
> # uname -a
> FreeBSD al-khwarizmi.intra.arrhythmetic.net 5.0-RELEASE FreeBSD
> 5.0-RELEASE #0: Thu Jan 16 22:16:53 GMT 2003
> root at hollin.btc.adaptec.com:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
Does sound like an issue with X after the above.
One minor thing and probably irrelevant if you've rebooted, but have you
tried flushing your DNS cache (if you're running one)?
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