How to configure hostname of PacketShaper in CLI and Web GUI
By default, the CLI prompt for PacketShaper will be as below.
The unit name of the Web GUI normally will be the serial number of PacketShaper.
In order to differentiate the PacketShaper ( especially when you have to log into multiple PacketShapers at the same time), you can change the PacketShaper prompt to either the IP address of PacketShaper or its DNS host name. The procedure to change the host name of PacketShaper in CLI and Web GUI is as below.
A. Configure host name as prompt in CLI
1. On PacketShaper, run command 'sys set showNameInCLI 1'.
Host name displayed as prompt in CLI, please see below.
Note: If the DNS name cannot be resolved, it will show the IP address of the device.
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