to modify the label of a symbol in Netview you can do as follows:
right click on the given symbol, then left click on 'Edit', 'Modify/Describe',
Then a window "Symbol Description" is displayed and there you can write
anything you want as a label.
Beware this applies only to the symbol on which you have right clicked. If
there are other instances of that symbol you must repeat this as many times as
Hope this helps,
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> Subject: [nv-l] Changing label of node
> Does anyone have any ideas how to change the label of a node on the IPMap
> to anything other than is in the /etc/host file. I have 2 boxes node1 and
> node2 that are either "primary" or "redundant", and would like to be able
> to change the label on my home map (X.X.X.X Segment1) to reflect this
> state. Please let me know.
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