hostname - Linux hostname utility

Property Value
Distribution Slackware Current
Repository Slackware i486
Package filename hostname-3.22-i586-1.txz
Package name hostname
Package version 3.22
Package release 1
Package architecture i586
Package type txz
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 12.00 KB
Installed size 40.00 KB
The hostname utility is used to set or read the system hostname,
domainname, dnsdomainname, nisdomainname, or ypdomainname.
This package is required unless you want all of these set to (null),
which you don't.
The hostname utility was written by Peter Tobias, Bernd Eckenfels,
and Michael Meskes.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hostname-3.22-x86_64-1.txz 3.22 x86_64 Slackware
hostname - - -


Type URL
Binary Package hostname-3.22-i586-1.txz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Download hostname-3.22-i586-1.txz
  2. Install hostname txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new hostname-3.22-i586-1.txz



See Also

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httpd-2.4.41-i586-1.txz The Apache HTTP Server
hunspell-1.6.2-i586-3.txz spell checker and morphological analyzer library
hwdata-0.328-noarch-1.txz hardware identification and configuration data
iceauth-1.0.8-i586-2.txz display/edit ICE authorization information
icecream-1.3-i586-2.txz distributed C/C++ compiler daemon/scheduler
icmpinfo-1.11-i586-3.txz ICMP monitoring utility
ico-1.0.5-i586-2.txz X11 test client
icon-naming-utils-0.8.90-i586-3.txz generate icon files for your DE
icu4c-65.1-i586-1.txz International Components for Unicode
id3lib-3.8.3-i586-2.txz ID3 tag manipulation library
iftop-1.0pre4-i586-2.txz Display bandwidth usage on an interface
igt-gpu-tools-1.24-i586-3.txz DRM driver testing tools