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HOSTNAME(1)			   BSD General Commands Manual			      HOSTNAME(1)

NAME
     hostname -- set or print name of current host system

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

DESCRIPTION
     hostname prints the name of the current host.  The super-user can set the host name by sup-
     plying an argument; this is usually done in the network initialization script
     /etc/rc.d/network, normally run at boot time.

     Options:

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

SEE ALSO
     domainname(1), gethostname(3), sethostname(3)

HISTORY
     The hostname utility appeared in 4.2BSD.

BSD					  April 28, 1995				      BSD
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