i got a problem while setting up a static ip to my linux fedora
i set the static ip for my machine and that machine is accessible only with teh ip address when ever i give the host name it is not working, and also it is showing a different ip address from the other address can any one help me in this?
i gave the ip as 126.96.36.199
the host name is shiva
when i ping the above ip its working
if i ping with name as
ping shiva it is showing another ip beside the host name