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How to Name or Rename Docker Containers

When Docker containers are created, the system automatically assigns a universally unique identifier ( UUID ) number to each container to avoid any naming conflicts and improve automation without human involvement.

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In this article, we will explain how to easily identify Docker containers and name or rename containers in Linux.

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