[Rpm-maint] Build Host: localhost.localdomain

Mark Hatle mark.hatle at windriver.com
Mon Aug 24 14:49:39 UTC 2009

RPM queries the name of the local machine from the DNS.

So if you have the IP set to, and the DNS entry of 
locahost.localdomain, then that is what you will get.

Fix the host's IP address and DNS entry to get a reasonable value.


Giles Anderson wrote:
> Could someone tell me how the value for 'Build Host:' gets set/defined?
> Giles Anderson
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