Subject: bin/8689: sup fails if hostname is fully qualified
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/26/1999 10:18:41
>Number:         8689
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       sup fails if hostname is fully qualified
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people (Utility Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Oct 26 10:18:01 1999
>Originator:     Tom Haapanen
Software Metrics Inc.
>Release:        1.4.1
NetBSD integrale 1.4 NetBSD 1.4 (GENERIC) #1: Sat May  8 11:37:01 PDT 1999 alpha

If the hostname is fully qualified (e.g., sup fails with the following message:

SUP 8.26 (4.3 BSD) for system software at Oct 26 13:09:04
SUP: Can't find my host entry

Set your hostname to  Run sup to receive error message above.

Set your hostname to foo.  Run sup -- it works correctly.