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Fat AP and Cloud AP V200R010C00 Command Reference

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rename (SFTP client view)

rename (SFTP client view)


The rename command renames a file or directory stored on the SFTP server.


rename old-name new-name


Parameter Description Value

Specifies the name of a file or directory.

The value is a string of 1 to 64 case-insensitive characters without spaces.

Specifies the new name of the file or directory.

The value is a string of 1 to 64 case-insensitive characters without spaces.


SFTP client view

Default Level

3: Management level

Usage Guidelines

You can run the rename command to rename a file or directory.


# Rename the directory yourtest on the SFTP server.

<Huawei> system-view
[Huawei] sftp
Please input the username:admin
Trying ...
Press CTRL+K to abort
Enter password:
sftp-client> rename test/yourtest test/test
Warning: Rename /test/yourtest to /test/test? [y/n][n]:y
Info: Succeeded in renaming file.
sftp-client> cd test
Current directory is:
sftp-client> dir
drwxrwxrwx   1 noone    nogroup         0 Mar 29 22:44 .
drwxrwxrwx   1 noone    nogroup         0 Mar 29 22:39 ..
drwxrwxrwx   1 noone    nogroup         0 Mar 24 00:04 test
-rwxrwxrwx   1 noone    nogroup      5736 Mar 24 18:38 backup.txt
Updated: 2019-11-21

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