How to rename (Default) Organization(s) in SUSE Manager
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This technical document will explain the steps to rename the "Spacewalk Default Organization" as an example. It is possible to also rename all the other organizations as needed.
spacecmd org_list #will list the current existing organization namesPlease note: If you have a " " (space) in your Organization name you have to either escape them "\ " or first enter the "spacecmd" tool and then run the "org_rename" command.
spacecmd org_rename "old" "new" #does change the name
To also reflect this organizational change in cobbler (this is needed for auto installations with/ without PXE boot) the following command has to be executed:
cobbler list #will display all existing auto installation profiles including the organization names related to theseExisting profiles can be updated to use the new organization name via the Web-Interface.
cobbler sync #will sync the new name into the cobbler profiles
(1) On SUSE Manager Server:
(2) On SUSE Manager Proxy:
- configure-tftpsync.sh proxy1.example.com proxy2.example.com
- note: the TFTP sync utility can be installed via "zypper install susemanager-tftpsync"
- configure-tftpsync.sh # this does start a dialog
- note: the TFTP receiver utility can be installed via "zypper install susemanager-tftpsync-recv"
(3) On the SUSE Manager a "cobbler sync" will push the contents of /srv/tftpboot to the defined proxy systems.
For further details please refer to the official documentation here
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- Creation Date: 02-Jul-2015
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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