[oclug] Ubuntu client hostname?

Glenn Henshaw thraxisp4 at mac.com
Mon May 4 19:20:30 EDT 2009


On 4-May-09, at 4:56 PM, Andy Civil wrote:

> My router tells me which computers have been issued with an IP  
> address with DHCP. My windoze computers and my printer all have  
> their client hostname listed - but my Ubuntu computer doesn't; it  
> seems to be an empty string. How can I set my Ubuntu so that its  
> name appears in the list?

   There is a DHCP Client Id box in the network settings at the bottom  
of the IPv4 settings.

     ... Glenn


>
> Thanks :-)
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> Andy
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Glenn Henshaw              Ottawa, Canada
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