Change Mac OS hostname

The hostname command was still displaying 'pc14.home' although I did change it in the System Preferences | Sharing panel where it was name 'myimac.local'.

Using:

sudo hostname myimac

only changes it in the current shell

The solution I found to change it for good is to use

sudo scutil --set HostName "myimac"

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