Re: [vserver] Hostname problem on a VM

From: Herbert Poetzl <>
Date: Wed 02 Jun 2021 - 15:46:50 BST
Message-ID: <>

On Tue, Jun 01, 2021 at 04:07:30PM +0200, Sam Przyswa wrote:
> Hi,

Hello Sam,

> On one of the VMs on the same host it takes the name of the
> host machine (soleil) while the hostname is "vserver" and
> nowhere in the configuration of the machine the name "soleil"
> is specified, where can come the problem?

As Linux-VServer primarily uses isolation and on top of that
some namespace magic and fake information for the guests,
I would say that the guest config simply doesn't change the
guests hostname an thus the hostname from the host machine
is left as is.

Hope this helps,

> Thanks for your help.

> Sam.
Received on Wed Jun 2 15:33:01 2021

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