Required Command-Line Mode = Configure

Use the hostname command to specify the GigaVUE H Series node’s hostname. The hostname will appear in the system prompt. It will also be used to form the return address of automatic notification emails sent from the system. Refer to email return-host under email for more information.

The hostname command has the following syntax:

hostname <hostname>

Related Commands

The following table summarizes other commands related to the hostname command:



Displays the system hostname. The show hosts output also includes details on name servers, domain name, and static host mappings.

show hosts

Configures a hostname for this system.

(config) # hostname

Deletes the hostname from this system.

(config) # no hostname