Basic DNS/DHCP Server configuration - BlueCat Address Manager - 8.3.0

Address Manager Administration Guide

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BlueCat Address Manager
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8.3.0

Configure an IPv4 address, netmask, and default gateway on the eth0 interface in order to add your DNS/DHCP Server to Address Manager.

Note: For BlueCat appliances, refer to the installation poster provided for complete hardware installation information. For BlueCat virtual machines, refer to the VM Installation Guide available on BlueCat Customer Care.
Note: For complete information on configuring interfaces from the Administration Console, refer to Interface settings.

To set an IPv4 address, netmask, and default gateway:

  1. From Main Session mode, type configure interfaces and press ENTER.
  2. Type modify <interface> and press ENTER.
  3. Type set address <ipv4address/netmask> and press ENTER.
  4. Type save and press ENTER. The Administration Console saves your settings.
  5. Type exit and press ENTER until you return to Main Session mode.
  6. Type set default-gateway <ipv4address> and press ENTER. If your gateway does not match your interface, you will receive an error. Enter the set gateway command again with the correct gateway address, or modify the IP address in Interfaces Configuration mode.
  7. Type save and press ENTER. The Administration Console saves your settings.
  8. Type exit and press ENTER until you return to Main Session mode.
  • Any customers who require Dedicated Management in their environment should enable Dedicated Management before adding the DNS/DHCP Server to Address Manager. For details refer to Configuring Dedicated Management.
  • If you do not require Dedicated Management, proceed to adding your DNS/DHCP Server to Address Manager.