Changing host name in CentOS/CloudLinux

Login with ssh  (Use putty.exe on Windows or Terminal in MacOS and Desktop Linux)

cd /etc/sysconfig/

vi network

Press i on the keyboard and change the HOSTNAME to your preferred servername

Press ESC on the keybord

Save the configuration by :wq!

Log off (type exit)

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