Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Setting the host name

The default host name for a vRouter is Vyatta. You can change this name to fit your environment. The example uses a host name of R1.

Change the host name to R1 by using the set system host-name command. Remember to commit all configuration changes.

vyatta@vyatta# set system host-name R1
vyatta@vyatta# commit