System Administration Guide: Network Services

System-Name Field in /etc/uucp/Systems File

This field contains the node name of the remote computer. On TCP/IP networks, this name can be the machine's host name or a name that is created specifically for UUCP communications through the /etc/uucp/Sysname file. See UUCP /etc/uucp/Systems File. In Example 26–1, the System-Name field contains an entry for remote host Arabian.