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CMC manager menu

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Updated: September 15, 2017

The cmc::manager> menu includes commands for upgrading and debugging LEM.

See About the CMC command line in LEM for information about using the CMC command line.

Type the manager command at the main menu to open the cmc::manager> prompt. Commands available from the manager menu are listed in the following table in alphabetical order. A üin the "Restart Required" column indicates that a command requires an automatic restart of the LEM Manager service. See Starting and Stopping LEM components for help.

Command Description Restart Required

actortoolupgrade

Upgrades the LEM Manager’s Actor Tools from CD or floppy disk.

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archiveconfig

Configures the LEM Manager appliance database archives to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.

 

backupconfig

Configures the LEM Manager appliance software and configuration backups to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.

 

cleanagentconfig

Reconfigures the Agent on the current LEM Manager instance to connect to a new LEM Manager.

 
configurendepth Configures the LEM Manager to use an nDepth server.   
confselfsignedcert Configures the LEM VM to use a self-signed certificate.  
dbrestart Restarts the database.  

debug

Sends debugging information from the LEM Manager to any given email address. The email message contains a collection of data that can be useful in diagnosing problems.

 
disabletls Disables TLS for the database connections.  
enabletls Enables TLS for the database connections.  

exit

Exits the manager menu and returns to the main menu.

 

exportcert

Exports the CA certificate so that you can import it into a computer running the LEM console or the LEM reports application.

 

exportcertrequest

Exports the LEM Manager certificate (along with its public and private key) so that your certificate authority (CA) can sign it using PKI tools.

 
hotfix Installs a LEM hotfix.  

importcert

Imports a certificate signed by any certificate authority (CA). A certificate is required to encrypt communication with the LEM console or the LEM reports application.

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importl4ca Imports a CA of the other node in an L4 configuration. ü
licenseupgrade Upgrades your LEM Manager license. ü

logbackupconfig

Configures the Manager appliance remote log backups to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.

 

resetadmin

Resets the admin password to password. This command does not affect other users on the system, and all settings are preserved.

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restart

Restarts the LEM Manager service. This will take the Manager offline for 1–3 minutes.

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sensortoolupgrade

Upgrades the LEM Manager’s Sensor Tools from the command line. See for details.

 

showlog

Allows you to page through the LEM Manager’s log file.

 

showmanagermem

Displays the LEM Manager's configured memory utilization settings.

 

start

Starts the LEM Manager service. If the Manager is already started, then nothing will happen.

 

stop

Stops the LEM Manager service. This makes the Manager inactive until it is started again.

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support

Sends debugging information via email to support@SolarWinds.com. This command prompts you for your name and email address. It then sends SolarWinds a collection of data that can be useful in diagnosing problems.

 
togglehttp Enables or disables HTTP on port 80. ü

viewsysinfo

Displays appliance settings and other information that is useful for support and troubleshooting.

 

watchlog

Displays 20 lines of the current LEM Manager log file and monitors the log for further updates. Any new log entries appear as they are written to the log.

 
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