i'm betting it uses what is in /proc/sys/kernel/hostname.
note the other files in there.
-- Look, Windows 98 Buy, lemmings, buy! MCSE, Must Consult Someone Experienced __ (c) 1998 David Ford. Redistribution via the Microsoft Network is prohibited \/ for linux-kernel: please read linux/Documentation/* before posting problems
- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in the body of a message to firstname.lastname@example.org Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/