MirOS Manual: hostname(1)

HOSTNAME(1)                  BSD Reference Manual                  HOSTNAME(1)

NAME

     hostname - set or print name of current host system

SYNOPSIS

     hostname [-s] [name-of-host]

DESCRIPTION

     The hostname utility prints the name of the current host. The superuser
     can set the host name by supplying a /etc/myname file. This is used at
     system boot time by netstart(8) to initialize the hostname.

     The options are as follows:

     -s      Trims off any domain information from the printed name.

SEE ALSO

     domainname(1), gethostname(3), sethostname(3), myname(5), hostname(7),
     netstart(8)

HISTORY

     The hostname utility appeared in 4.2BSD.

MirOS BSD #10-current           April 28, 1995                               1

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