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Update Eyeglass Appliance Network Settings

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Update Eyeglass Appliance Network Settings

  1. ssh to the Eyeglass appliance (if access this way is available) or console to the Eyeglass Appliance Virtual Machine from vSphere.
  2. Login as admin and sudo su to root or login as root.
  3. Type 'yast'.  The YaST2 menu opens with Software selected by default.
  4. Use the down arrow key and navigate to Network Devices.  Then use the right arrow key to move to the right hand menu followed by the down arrow key to navigate to Network Settings.
  5. Use the Enter key to select Network Settings.

To Change the Eyeglass Appliance IP Address:

  1. Start at the Network Settings window.
  2. Use the Tab key to highlight the Edit option on the Network Settings window and then Enter.
  3. In the Network Card Setup window, use the Tab key to navigate to the field you want to change and make the required update.
  4. Once you have made all of the required changes, use the Tab key to navigate to the Next Option and Enter.  This will return you to the Network Settings window.
  5. If no further updates are required use the Tab key to navigate to OK and Enter to save your changes.  If further updates are required, follow the steps in the appropriate section.

To Change the Eyeglass Appliance DNS Settings:

  1. Start at the Network Settings window.
  2. Use the right arrow key to highlight the Hostname/DNS option.
  3. Use the Tab key to navigate to the field that needs to be updated and make the required change.
  4. Then Tab to OK to complete.

To Change the Eyeglass Appliance Routing Settings:

  1. Start at the Network Settings window.
  2. Use the right arrow key to highlight the Routing Option.
  3. Use the Tab key to navigate to the field that needs to be updated and make the required change.
  4. Then Tab to OK to complete.

Eyeglass Root Password

If it is required to have the root password to the appliance follow the procedure below.

  1. Login as admin using ssh.
  2. Then execute 'sudo -s'.
  3. Then 'passwd'.
  4. Enter new and re-type new password.
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