set hostname from kernel cmdline

Thomas Lange lange at informatik.Uni-Koeln.DE
Thu Jul 7 23:50:39 CEST 2005

>>>>> On Thu, 7 Jul 2005 20:00:47 +0200, Andreas Schockenhoff <asc at> said:

    > Hello,
    > On Thursday 07 July 2005 13:38, doof wrote:
    >> I try to set hostname from kernel cmdline using dhcp.
    >> For information, i dont have dns. dhcp give me a @ip and fai set the
    >> hostname to @IP. (HOSTNAME=192)

    > Try: HOST=demohost

Or have a look at  use-host-decl-names in dhcpd.conf.

regards Thomas

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