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Hello,

How can I change the hostname of my Solaris?
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Change in /etc/host
Example
#
# Internet host table
#
127.0.0.1       localhost
10.5.7.212      newname loghost

and in the hostname.hme0 write the
newname

andhostname newname

and you can reboot.

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I did it!
Thanks.
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I did it!
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by:haggar
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The information is not quite completely accurate. You also should change the hostname in the following files:

/etc/net/ticlts/hosts    
/etc/net/ticots/hosts    
/etc/net/ticotsord/hosts
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