How do I change hostname in freebsd?

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Mon Apr 17 23:15:54 UTC 2006

Matt Rajca wrote:

>Matt K. Rajca
>Software Engineer

See hostname(1).

Also, see init(8) and rc(8).  Generally, to persist
across reboots, you set something like


in /etc/rc.conf.

Kevin Kinsey

A stitch in time saves nine.

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