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Command Reference 10

OceanStor 5300 V3, 5500 V3, 5600 V3, 5800 V3, and 6800 V3 Storage System V300R003

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change host

change host


The change host command is used to modify the attributes of a host including the host name, location, operating system type, and IP address.


change host host_id=? { name=? | operating_system=? | location=? | model=? | ip=? | network_name=? } *





host_id=? ID of a host that you want to modify its attributes.

To obtain the value, run "show host general".

name=? An updated name of a host.

The value contains 1 to 31 characters including letters, digits, hyphens (-), underscores (_), and periods (.).

operating_system=? Type of an operating system running on a host.

The value can be any of the following:

  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Solaris
  • HP-UX
  • AIX
  • XenServer
  • Mac_OS
  • VIS6000
  • VMware_ESX
  • Windows_Server_2012
Use Windows Server 2012 operating system only when the host needs to access the Thin LUN and use the space reclaiming function.
location=? An updated location of a host.

The value can contain any characters. The value ranges from 1 to 127.

model=? Model of a host.

The value can contain any characters. The value ranges from 1 to 127.

ip=? IP address of a host.


network_name=? Name of the network on which a host resides.

The value can contain any characters. The value ranges from 1 to 255.



Usage Guidelines



To modify the attributes of host 1, where the updated host name is "newhost002" and the updated location is "otherlocation", run the following command:

admin:/>change host host_id=1 name=newhost002 location=otherlocation
Command executed successfully.

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Updated: 2019-07-22

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