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[dunfell] base-files: Drop localhost.localdomain from hosts file

Message ID 20230315140810.2591-1-jermain.horsman@nedap.com
State New
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Series [dunfell] base-files: Drop localhost.localdomain from hosts file | expand

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jhatnedap@gmail.com March 15, 2023, 2:08 p.m. UTC
From: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>

This was likely something we took inspiration from elsewhere with.
It was added in:


in 2005. Debian added this entry around 2004 and discussed and dropped
it in 2005:


resulting in:


We should drop this for some of the reasons in those threads,
it doesn't seem to be doing anything too helpful and isn't what most
applications expect.

Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>
(cherry picked from commit e730d005fa8aec07f9ae25c58d4566eaa92a6997)
Signed-off-by: Jermain Horsman <jermain.horsman@nedap.com>
 meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/hosts | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
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diff --git a/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/hosts b/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/hosts
index b94f414d5c..10a5b6c704 100644
--- a/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/hosts
+++ b/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/hosts
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@ 
-	localhost.localdomain		localhost
+	localhost
 # The following lines are desirable for IPv6 capable hosts
 ::1     localhost ip6-localhost ip6-loopback