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Updating File DTIHosts

Last Updated:
June 16, 2016

DTIHosts can be edited using any text file editor. For example:

  • For Windows 2003: edit [ESM directory]&backslash;bin&backslash;inw3s-ix86DTIHosts
  • For Windows 2000 : edit [ESM directory]&backslash;bin&backslash;inw2k-ix86DTIHosts
  • For Windows NT: edit [ESM directory]&backslash;bin&backslash;in t-ix86DTIHosts
  • For Solaris: vi [ESM directory]/bin/solaris-sparc/DTIHosts
  • For AIX: vi [ESM directory]/bin/aix-rs6k/DTIHosts

Each line in DTIHosts must contain the following entries:

  • IBM i connection[space]TCP/IP port[space]IBM i name
  • TCP/IP port = TCP/IP port number for communicating with IBM i. This must be the same as defined on the IBM i through "Work with TCP/IP Connections" option.
  • IBM i name = Name of IBM i agent (as shown in ESM/Manager)

Important note: Do NOT insert a space at the beginning of a line.

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