Updating the new host name in the shell prompt
(Doc ID 2421467.1)
Last updated on APRIL 24, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 7.0 [Release OL6 to OL7]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
To update the new hostname in the shell prompt.
Note: In this case, the hostname(OracleLinux6) has already been updated in /etc/sysconfig/network and /etc/hosts file, but still needs to be updated in the shell prompt.
Example - to change the old shell prompt as below:
From : [root@OL6 ~]#
To : [root@OracleLinux6 ~]#
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