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Re: tried following kickstart, says unknown host name
I'm on ubuntu, and when I type:


Whatever I got as an output, I put that in my server.properties file (the
hostname= option), I still get the same error when trying to start the

On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 9:06 PM, S Ahmed <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> I downloaded 0.7, updated and packaged using sbt.
> I was able to run zooker, but when I tried running the kafka server I got:
> Error: Exception thrown by the agent : java.net.MalformedURLException:
> Local host name unknown: java.net.UnknownHostException: myhostname:
> myhostname
> (where myhostname was my host name :)  )
> Do I need to tweak the config property files or something?   I didn't
> touch anything, just wanted to get it going.