This chapter introduces the YaST configuration module for the Micro Focus SMT server. You can set and configure mirroring credentials, SMT database passwords, and e-mail addresses to send reports to. It also lets you set the SMT job schedule, and activate or deactivate the SMT service.
To configure Micro Focus SMT with SMT Server Configuration, follow these steps:
Start the YaST module yast smt-server on the command line.from the YaST control center or by running
To activate Micro Focus SMT, check the Activating and Deactivating SMT with YaST.option in the tab. If you want to disable Micro Focus SMT, uncheck this option. For more information about activating Micro Focus SMT with YaST, see
If the firewall is enabled, check.
In the Setting NU Credentials with YaST.section of the tab, set and test credentials for the NU (Novell Update) service. Correct credentials are necessary to enable mirroring from NU and determine the products that should be mirrored. Also set the e-mail address used for the registration and the URL of your SMT server. For more information, see
If satisfied with the configuration, click. YaST adjusts the configuration and starts or restarts necessary services.
If you want to abort the configuration and cancel any changes, click.
NOTE:When the SMT Configuration applies configuration changes, it checks for the existence of the common server certificate. If the certificate does not exist, you will be asked if the certificate should be created.