You can rename a server complex by using any one of the
You can assign a name for each server complex in order
to better identify the complex as you work with it. The server complex name
serves as a helpful identifier; changing the name does not affect the way
in which commands and utilities interact with the complex.
Several commands and utilities display the server complex
name as part of their output and interfaces. For example, some nPartition
commands and Partition Manager list the complex name.
Each server complex name has up to 20 characters, which
can include upper- and lowercase letters; numbers; and dashes, underscores,
periods, and spaces ("-" "_" "." and " ").
The server complex name is stored as part of the Complex
Profile for the server (part of its Stable Complex Configuration Data).
Procedure 6-13 Renaming a Server Complex (Service Processor)
From the service processor Command Menu, use the ID command
to list and modify the server complex name.
Login to the
service processor (MP or GSP) and enter CM to access the
At the Command
Menu, issue the ID command to list the complex name.
The ID command lists some of the Stable
Complex Configuration Data for the current server, including the complex name.
This command allows you to change certain fields in the Stable complex
configuration portion of the complex profile.
Retrieving the stable complex configuration portion of the complex profile.
GSP modifiable stable complex configuration data fields.
Model String : 9000/800/SD64000
Complex System Name : feshd5
Complex Serial Number : USR2024FP1
Original Product Number: A5201A
Current Product Number : A5201A
Enterprise Id :
Do you want to modify any of this information? (Y/[N])
you want to modify the complex profile, including its name.
modify the "Complex System Name". Do not change the model string, serial number,
or other details used by commands, utilities, and licensing tools.
To cancel the changes at any time enter q to
quit the ID command without modifying the complex profile.
To exit the service
processor Command Menu, enter MA to return to the service
processor Main Menu.
At the Main Menu, enter X to
exit the service processor interface.
Procedure 6-14 Renaming a Server Complex (nPartition Commands)
From the command line, use the cplxmodify -N name command
to rename a server complex. The cplxmodify command currently
only is supported by the Enhanced nPartition Commands.
Login to a system
with the nPartition commands installed.
remote administration features to rename a complex, you can login to any system
with Enhanced nPartition Commands installed.
Issue the the cplxmodify
-N name command to rename the local server
To list the current complex name, issue
the parstatus -X command.
Procedure 6-15 Renaming a Server Complex (Partition Manager)
You can rename a server complex from Partition Manager
by selecting the ComplexSet Complex
For details on accessing Partition Manager
or other tools, see “Tools for Configuring nPartitions”.
Select the ComplexSet Complex Name action.
Enter the new name for the complex in the text box provided,
which shows the current complex name. If no name was previously assigned,
the default name is "MyComplex".
From Partition Manager Version 1.0, select
the FileExit action.
From Partition Manager Version 2.0, select Log
off parmgr or exit the Web browser when finished.