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Date:      Wed, 25 Jun 2003 18:59:24 +0200
From:      Rob <>
Cc:        "Simon L. Nielsen" <>
Subject:   Re: /usr/libexec/save-entropy problem
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Simon L. Nielsen wrote:
> On 2003.06.25 18:38:59 +0200, Rob wrote:
>>I get e-mails from my current boxes saying: "hostname: sethostname:
>>Operation not permitted"  (original message attached).
>>I know this is the random seed saving instance of crontab, but what
>>goes wrong here ? (why does it fail permission)
>>The box is updated today and mergemaster was run (This didn't help a 
>>thing ;-))
> What does your /etc/rc.conf contain ? Perhaps you have commands which
> sets the hostname in there ?


I had the line:
in my rc.conf, this ofcourse should have been 			    		 
The funny thing is that the host name did show up correct.
Problem solved

Rob Evers

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