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Date:      Wed, 20 Jan 2010 23:17:40 -0600
From:      Paul Schmehl <>
To:        "Aryeh M. Friedman" <>,
Subject:   Re: simulating dnsdomain
Message-ID:  <0AD343F8101783C0841D7508@Macintosh-2.local>
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--On January 21, 2010 12:10:20 AM -0500 "Aryeh M. Friedman" 
<> wrote:

> I have an application that needs to reliably get the fully qualified dns
> name for the localhost (3rd party app so I don't want to change it
> unless I have to).... currrently it calls dnsdomainname which is in
> linux is an alias for hostname --fqdn but FreeBSD does not have that
> option set... how can I simulate this?

ln -s /bin/hostname /bin/dnsdomainname

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