How To Change Docker Container Name In Linux
If you want to know how to change the docker container So it can be possible with a single command. It’s always a good idea of giving a name to a container it helps you to remember for what you have created the image. we can change and rename the docker container name.
I have already created a container in the previous article you may find here Create Container
Most the companies are moving on Docker Technologies to reduce the IT infrastructure cost and applications running on small containers.
Now there are only 2 container running I’m going to use the “con“ container to rename it with “centosimage”
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Run a below command with container id and a new name
docker rename df9aa4c8a099 centosimage
You may also go inside the container using attach and check the version of Centos image.
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docker attach df9aa4c8a099 cat /etc/redhat-release
YouTube Link: Rename Docker Container
You’re done change container name docker rename change