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Prompt for Computer Name during installation

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No problems or any errors durning installation but missing "Prompt for PC name"
causing a "funny name" to be assigned.

A name like "linux-5thc" does not make sense.
The "preffered name by user choice" should by "prompted"


icons/user_comment.png A. M. wrote: (7 years ago)

this one may be related
was another one better documented that I wrote around 2 years back.

goodluck with it

icons/user_comment.png P. J. wrote: (7 years ago)

The hostname is easily changed by amending the network configuration, is there really a need for an explicit prompt?

icons/user_comment.png R. B. wrote: (7 years ago)

A hostname can be easily changed by editing the name in /etc/HOSTNAME -- very easy.

icons/user_comment.png R. B. wrote: (7 years ago)

In that case it is no problem to ask for the computer name during installation ;)

Last change: 7 years ago
Score: 10
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