How should my machine's hostname be set? Is it supposed to be the FQDN or
just the base part? In other words "jake.home.com" or "jake"? I've tried it
both ways and either way seems to work but, in all cases, 'hostname -f' fails
with a lookup error.
I am not running DNS or NIS.
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