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send-event.pl changes system hostname on Solaris systems

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      The send-event.pl utility recently changed as follows:

      -chomp (my $hostname = `hostname`);
      +chomp (my $hostname = `hostname -f`);

      The hostname(1) utility on Solaris does not take any switches; it assumes that anything in its argv[0] must be a new hostname, so if you run the above on a Solaris system, the hostname gets changed to "-f".

      This is bad and should be changed back or, at least, avoided if we detect that we're on a SunOS-flavor system.

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            Assignee:
            ranger Benjamin Reed
            Reporter:
            jeffg Jeff Gehlbach
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