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hostname

hostname <hostname>

Description

This command changes the hostname of the Mobility Master, standby controller, or managed device.

Syntax

Parameter

Description

Range

<hostname>

The hostname of the Mobility Master, standby controller, or managed device.

1-63 characters

Usage Guidelines

The hostname is used as the default prompt. You can use any alphanumeric character, punctuation, or symbol character. To use spaces, plus symbols (+), question marks (?), or asterisks (*), enclose the text in quotes.

Example

The following example configures the Mobility Master hostname to “Controller 1”.

(host) [mm] (config) #hostname “Controller 1”

Related Commands

Command

Description

show hostname

Displays the controller's hostname.

Command History

Release

Modification

ArubaOS 8.0.0.0

Command introduced.

Command Information

Platform

License

Command Mode

All platforms

Available in the base operating system.

Config mode on the Mobility Master, standby controller, or managed device.

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