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ssh can't connect using hostname

I'm setting up some server but I stubbled into an issue with one server. I setup a local dns server, and when I try to connect to this server with ssh alpha@alpha.stvns.com I will get : Permission ...
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Configuring /etc/host file in Ubuntu Server

I am configuring an Ubuntu server on Amazon EC2. The tutorial I am following says /etc/host to be configured like this. 127.0.0.1 localhost.domain.com localhost X.X.X.X ...
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setting server hostname

I'm using ubuntu 10.04 on my server and I'm looking to set the hostname. Looking around it seems I have to set this in the /etc/hostname file, but on my system I do not have one. Typing hostname ...
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hostname and hostname -f are backwards?

When I run the command hostname (on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server) it returns 'mail.mydomain.com' When I run hostname -f I get 'mail' as a response. These seem backwards to me, shouldn't hostname -f ...
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Hostname doesn't resolve

Alright, so this is a hostname issue. I have a server setup on my College's network (which is allowed). The hostname is "moria.student.rit.edu". The IP address assigned to it is a roamer, and it ...
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Web application in a network environment

I have a web application running on an apache web server on Ubuntu 10.04. The web application can be accessed via a web browser on the server's computer by typing http://localhost/webapp. I want to ...
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Hostname confusion (Ubuntu Server 10.04)

I have just setup Ubuntu 10.04 Server Edition. I have been following this tutorial. The DNS information seems to be setup correctly now, but I am confused about the hostname. Currently it is ...