Incorrect Hostname was Noticed in Syslogs (Doc ID 2244156.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 6.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.1.12] [Release OL6 to OL6U8]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Hostname on server [vmx018] does not match hostname recorded in /var/log/messages file.

 

Changes

 Manual change to hostname was done with hostname command.

Cause

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