[SunHELP] System name change

Armitage, Richard richard.armitage at hp.com
Tue Sep 21 00:48:45 CDT 2004

Many thanks .

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Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 1:47 PM
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Subject: Re: [SunHELP] System name change

On Sep 21, 2004, at 12:13 AM, Armitage, Richard wrote:

> Hello
> I have installed & encapsulated
> My root disk using veritas vol manager 4.0 .
> During install of vol manager I was asked for a hostname .
> I now wish to change my host name to something
> Else using sys-unconfig . Does any one know if
> Vol manager will get upset when I do this ?

Yes. the hostname (hostid) Veritas associated wit your disk group(s)
will need to be updated as well. After running sys-unconfig and before
rebooting, you will need to run:

vxdctl hostid yournewhostname

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