The name that is used by the Object Spawner Daemon, Workspace Factory, and Workspace Manager that allows for the assignment of a name to Object Server functionality. It is also used by SAS when publishing packages to an LDAP URL.
A shorthand name you can use for directories, databases, and filenames which reduces typing and is often easier to remember than full specifications. You can create your own GCG logical names using the program Name. See "Defining and Using Logical Names for Directories" in Chapter 1, Getting Started.
A name assigned to a device that distinguishes it from all other device instances in the system. It is the name used to refer to a particular device. For example, "tok0" can refer to a token-ring adapter. This is the same as "device name," which is a field in the Customized Devices Object Class. See also device name.