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Creating and Using Oracle® Solaris Zones

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Updated: April 2019

How to Use the zoneadm Command to Rename a Zone

Use the zoneadm command with the rename subcommand to rename a zone.

  1. Become a zone administrator.

    For more information, see Assigning Limited Rights to Zone Administrators.

  2. Change the name of the zone.
    global$ zoneadm -z old_name rename new_name