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[root@fedora ~]# hostname -f

[root@fedora ~]# cat /etc/sysconfig/network

[root@fedora ~]# cat /etc/resolv.conf
# Generated by NetworkManager

[root@fedora ~]# grep dns /etc/nsswitch.conf
# dns Use DNS (Domain Name Service)
#hosts: db files nisplus nis dns
hosts: files dns myhostname
[root@fedora ~]#

August 20, 2012, at 04:18 PM by -
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!!Linux TCP/IP Network Configuration Files:

List DNS servers for internet domain name resolution.

Lists hosts to be resolved locally (not by DNS).

List order of host name search. Typically look at local files, then NIS server, then DNS server.

!!Red Hat/Fedora/CentOS: /etc/sysconfig/network
Specify network configuration. eg. Static IP, DHCP, NIS, etc.

!!Red Hat/Fedora/CentOS: /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-device
Specify TCP network information.

!!Ubuntu/Debian: /etc/network/interfaces
Specify network configuration and devices. eg. Static IP and info, DHCP, etc.


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