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    Help! Hostname problem!

    WHM is telling me that! I am trying to change it, but it won't let me, it just keeps saying that! Help! :confused:
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    Hostname Question

    Is it possible to have a separate hostname for a reseller? Or atleast change the hostname shown in the e-mail headers sent from the reseller account?
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    requested hostname in web logs?

    is there a way to get the requested domain name into the web logs some how? I have several domains that are not really parked, but they point to same static IP address. The logs dont tell me anything about what domain people come in requesting. is there a way to add this to the weblogs...
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    Hostname A Entry Missing

    I’m helping a friend fix his server he has just brought I fix everything however every time I login into Whm it keeps coming up with the box with adding a missing A entry however it is the same one every time. Please may someone tell me how to fix this error please? Thank you for your time...
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    Hostname A Entry Missing!

    I can seem to fix this issue, everytime webhost starts I get this message. But there is a A entry unless I am looking ion the wrong spot. --- Rich Hostname A Entry Missing! The server was unable to lookup an an A entry for its hostname ( This is generally...
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    Hostname == Subdomain

    Hello, > Sorry you cannot create a subdomain with the same name as the hostname of this machine so my as the same page of any tips for change that? thanks :)
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    set exim hostname

    How can you set the exim host name? for example, scripts have a return to as [email protected] Is there anyway to change this in the exim.conf?
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    Account for "hostname" domain?

    Hi, This is possibly a very stupid question, but I couldn't find an answer by searching or reading the manual (maybe I'm just blind :cool: ). I've obviously got a server running cPanel, let's say the hostname is I've logged into WHM (as root) to create to extra accounts (as...
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    Problem resolving hostname

    I keep getting this email: [] IMPORTANT: Do not ignore this email. The hostname ( resolves to . It should resolve to Please be sure to correct /etc/hosts as well as the 'A' entry in zone file for the domain. Some are all of these problems...
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    Hostname with problems !

    hostname with problems I altered my hostname and without intention I put a space in the end of the hostname and now he appears this mistake "Invalid Hostname. ( Hostnames may not contains spaces or tabs." in WHM and I don't get to enter in Change Hostname...
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    Invalid Hostname

    Hi, Maybe i named a wrong hostname, then error message show: Invalid Hostname. ( ). Hostnames may not contains spaces or tabs. When i want to change another name there still show: Invalid Hostname. ( ). Hostnames may not contains spaces or tabs. How...
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    WHM Inconsistency in Hostname WTF?

    Sorry about the WTF I just couldn't resist ;-)I need step-by-step instructions on how to change my hostname. I setup cpanel to use a .com domain for everything including DNS servers. However I'm going to switch it to the .net of the same domain. Under WHM "Edit Setup" you can enter or change...
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    I'm trying this WHM, but there is something I dont understand.. I use Slackware, and when I install cPanel it just tell me that I have a bad hostname.. What is my Hostname? must I get my one hostname first?? I'm using the 15-day trial license of this WHM.. plizz help me out..
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    Change my hostname?

    Hi I am wondering if it will cause any problems if I cahnge my server hostname? What else would I have to change to get the name changed? It is currently set to if I want this as something else I can change it in edit setup, but is this going to cause...
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    I need to learn how to do this, adding A entry for hostname

    Hello, in my WHM it displays the popup message below, and I would like to know exactly how I go about doing this please. I am new so if you could tell me exactly how to do this that would be great. Thanks The server was unable to lookup an an A entry for its hostname...
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    Reseller - hiding hostname from users

    I'm having a issue with that the host name of the server is being displayed in some ways for the resellers. Return Path in mail heads: [email protected] FormMail sender: Nobody send out mail or something.....hostnam being added. etc. Anyone have a goo dsolutions on...
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    Hostname A Entry Missing! - What should I put?

    I know this has been discussed but what should I add for the A entry? I hae several domains on my server but I do not use one on my main IP address, does that make a difference? Everything seems to be working without one, Thanks alot, -Jason
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    Hostname A Entry Missing!

    I get this error when I login to WHM: The server was unable to lookup an an A entry for its hostname ( This is generally because the entry was never added. However this could also be the result of your nameserver(s) being down. If you would like to attempt to...
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    Server hostname help

    I cant get either my hostname or DNS to work. I have asigned IPs to both name servers and my hosname. And added an An entry for all three as well. Help please
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    server hostname

    ok.. I changed my server hostname via the whm server "change hostname" now I had 50 million problems with this.. 1. it never stuck after reboots etc. 2. I had problem with the dns and crap for it. so anyhow I finally get it working and such. but now I notice that the old hostname is still...