bo_host_rename - AFS

AFS Installation and Administration Guide

Product
AFS
AFS_Version
7.10
Platform
RHEL
Category
Reference Guide

bo_host_rename binary allows to properly rename a host within the Back Office (for example, after a change in configuration, DNS, datacenter name, and so on). It has to be run afterward.

It is in the antidot-base package.

Usage:

bo_host_rename -n <old-hostname> -d <old-datacenter>

The following table lists the bo_host_rename parameters:

Parameter

Description

-n

Old host name

-d

Old datacenter name

-f

Overwrite the host if it already exists

-v*

Verbose mode

-V

Prints the version number

To rename a host within the Back Office

  1. Stop all services.
  2. Edit configuration.
  3. Run bo_host_rename.
  4. Start all services.