Re: HDPARM (/etc/hosts file)
- Actually your /etc/hosts file should read:
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost hostname
where "hostname" should be replaced with the hostname for your computer.
This will allow Gnome (it uses it too) and KDE as well as several other apps
to not have to go to the net (DNS) to resolve the hostname. Myself
personally, I have:
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
as my /etc/hosts file, but my hostname IS localhost.localdomain and I let
DHCP handle my hostname for networking and that way Gnome or KDE won't use
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> If its only while loading apps, probably is that you don't have yourHow can you write you host there when your using dhcp and your ip is
> host in the /etc/hosts. KDE apps try to resolv the name of the host and
> probably that could be the cause of a long delay while loading apps.
changing all the time? I have only:
Is this "enough"?