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Most ESX console commands begin with "esxcfg-". vCLI has similar commands that are executed using _____.
vicfg-
You can modify vMA network properties after initial configuration by modifying the __________ file, as for any Linux host.
/etc/sysconfig/network
To login to vMA, use the _______ account.
vi-admin
When issuing vMA commands, specify the authentication parameters this way:
--server <ESX hostname>
--username <ESX user>
--password <ESX user password>
Preferred method for specifying authentication parameters in a vMA session is to create a ____ ____ which lasts for 30 minutes.
session file
What command is used to create a session file?
/usr/lib/vmware-vcli/apps/session/save_session.pl --sessionfile ~/<sessionfilename> --server <vCenter server system name> --username <username>
How do you use a session file when issuing a command?
vicfg-nics --sessionfile <mysessionfilename> --vihost <hostname> --list
What CLI command is used for managing physical NICs?
vicfg-nics
What CLI command is used for managing virtual switches?
vicfg-vswitch
What CLI command is used for configuring VMKernel NIC?
vicfg-vmknic
What CLI command is used for specifying DNS configuration?
vicfg-dns
What CLI command is used for managing the IP default gateway?
vicfg-route
What CLI command is used for specifying NTP server?
vicfg-ntp
Set a NIC to autonegotiate from the CLI using vicfg-nics ____.
-a
Set duplex on a NIC from the CLI using vicfg-nics ____.
-d half
-d full
Set speed for the NIC from the CLI using vicfg-nics ____.
-s <value>
ex. vicfg-nics -s 1000 - valid values are 10,100,1000,10000
List NICs from the CLI using vicfg-nics ___.
-l
What's the command for using a session file once created.
vicfg-nics --sessionfile ~/<sessionfilename> --vihost <esx hostname> -l
What CLI command creates a virtual switch?
vicfg-vswitch <connparams> -a <vswitchname>
What CLI command adds a port group to a vSwitch?
vicfg-vswitch <connparams> -A <portgroup> <vSwitch name>
What CLI command links an uplink (physical adapter) to a vSwitch?
vicfg-vswitch <connparams> -L <vmnic> <vswitchname>
What CLI command links an uplink to a dvSwitch?
vicfg-vswitch -P <vmnic> -V <dvport> <dvswitchname>