NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | SEE ALSO | NOTES | COLOPHON

SYSTEMD-HOSTNAMED.SERVICE(8)stemd-hostnamed.serviceTEMD-HOSTNAMED.SERVICE(8)

NAME         top

       systemd-hostnamed.service, systemd-hostnamed - Host name bus
       mechanism

SYNOPSIS         top

       systemd-hostnamed.service

       /usr/lib/systemd/systemd-hostnamed

DESCRIPTION         top

       systemd-hostnamed is a system service that may be used as a mechanism
       to change the system's hostname.  systemd-hostnamed is automatically
       activated on request and terminates itself when it is unused.

       The tool hostnamectl(1) is a command line client to this service.

       See the developer documentation[1] for information about the APIs
       systemd-hostnamed provides.

SEE ALSO         top

       systemd(1), hostname(5), machine-info(5), hostnamectl(1),
       sethostname(2)

NOTES         top

        1. developer documentation
           http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/hostnamed

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