hostname is fqdn

Carl Karsten carl at
Wed Mar 22 17:25:29 UTC 2006

> # /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf
> send host-name "tp";

> This "works", but only because I am not doing it right:
> # /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf
> send host-name "";

I just realized I am relying on the example that comes in /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf

#send host-name "";

and maybe that isn't right.  Where are the docs for host-name in dhclient.conf?

man dhclient.conf don't document it, other than the sample:

	send host-name "";


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