Dynamically updating etchosts
My latest attempt at getting composite namevars into Puppet can be found at https://github.com/ody/puppet/tree/feature/master/composite_namevar, based off another PSE’s attempt at the same problem. My code functions in my smoke testing but causes ~800 Puppet unit and spec tests to fail.
is inconsistent, where some platforms filter duplicate entries and others don’t, based any of the fields.
The kernel maintains the current hostname which is set (in a distribution-specific way) at boot time and can be changed on the fly.
If IPv6 is enabled on the daemon, the public IPv6 Google DNS nameservers will also be added (2060::88::8844).