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Old 12-12-2005
Change IP and Hostname

Hello..
I wanted to know how to change IP and Hostname on HPUX system, and I don't want to make it as NIS master either.
Could someone tell me the files I need to modify and make sure it's on network?

Thanks! Smilie
# 2  
Old 12-12-2005
See this thread. That set_parms script will do all of the work for you. You will probably have set_parms in /etc. It has been around a long time. What is new is that HP finally has a man page.
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Old 12-12-2005
Java

Thanks for the quick responce.

Last edited by catwomen; 12-12-2005 at 11:23 PM..
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Old 12-12-2005
Thanks Perderabo
Glad to know about man page works!
I can also go into /etc/rc.config.d/netconf for network interface
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