How to rename RethinkDB table

RethinkDB does not have a special command for renaming tables. To rename RethinkDB one need to execute a query on RethinkDB databes config. To rename table go to web console and execute the following command changing the respective table names as fits your:

r.db('rethinkdb').table('table_config').filter({name: 'old_table_name'}).update({name: 'new_table_name'})
  • Done!