Generating a random hostname

Peter van der Linden pvdl at
Wed Mar 17 23:35:14 UTC 2010

On Mar 17, 2010, at 3:50 PM, Roland Smith wrote:

> openssl rand -base64 18| sed 's|[^[:alpha:]]||g'

That works very well.   My first run included an impressive anglo-saxon observation.   To diminish agitating the night shift, I suppose you could filter out all the vowels.

Peter, emailing from what was nearly hostname   wpFUCKOKSFRMIQyCfNBeU

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