systemd-hostnamed.service man page

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

Synopsis

systemd-hostnamed.service

/usr/lib/systemd/systemd-hostnamed

Description

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

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

Notes

1.

developer documentation

Referenced By

hostname(5), hostnamectl(1), machine-info(5), systemd.directives(7), systemd.index(7).

systemd-hostnamed(8) is an alias of systemd-hostnamed.service(8).

systemd 231 systemd-hostnamed.service