HOSTNAME(1) BSD General Commands Manual HOSTNAME(1)NAMEhostname — set or print name of current host system
SYNOPSIShostname [-fs] [name-of-host]
The hostname utility prints the name of the current host. The super-user
can set the hostname by supplying an argument; this is usually done in
the initialization script /etc/rc.d/hostname, normally run at boot time.
This script uses the hostname variable in /etc/rc.conf.
-f Include domain information in the printed name. This is the
-s Trim off any domain information from the printed name.
SEE ALSOgethostname(3), rc.conf(5)HISTORY
The hostname command appeared in 4.2BSD.
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