genhostid(1) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

genhostid - generate and set a hostid for the current host  

SYNOPSIS

genhostid

 

DESCRIPTION

genhostid generates a random hostid and stores it in /etc/hostid, if /etc/hostid does not already exist.

 

SEE ALSO

hostid(1), gethostid(2), sethostid(2)