Making a hostname show up in a traceroute, ala rednote
steve at steve-audio.net
Sun Feb 13 20:02:05 EST 2005
Not sure how Redhat's set up, but in Slackware there's a file called /etc/hosts which allows you to assign aliases to various IP addresses.
On Sunday, February 13, 2005, 6:55:23 PM, you stood on a roof and loudly proclaimed:
> Hello all.
> Recently, a friend of mine who is starting up a hosting
> company set hostnames on his boxes that are sitting on the planet.
> As an example, he wants 246.70-85-55.reverse.theplanet.com to show
> up as raynbobox.fmservers.co.uk when one traces to this server, a
> lot like how rednote shows up. Any ideas on how this is done?
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