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on Sep 15, 2011 9:46 AM by 681813
system not booting, getting "unable to qualify my own domain name"
Sep 13, 2011 10:56 AM
System name : sun ultra 24
version : solaris 10
I am not able to login to the system. System is not booting completely. Getting below error at the boot time.
sendmail (354) : My unqualified host name (india) unknown ; sleeping for retry
sendmail (353) : unable to qualify my own domain name.
Thanks in advance..
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Re: system not booting, getting "unable to qualify my own domain name"
Sep 15, 2011 9:46 AM
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please do the following in your /etc/hosts file
find the line containing the hostname,
and add your hostname again with a dot as a last char
example for hostname india
18.104.22.168 india india. loghost
and restart the sendmail process : kill -1 <sendmail process num>
Edited by: user8383840 on 15 sept. 2011 02:45