Changing the NV Test Manager Port

By default, port 8182 is used to access to NV Test Manager via a browser. If required, you can change the port number as described below.

Changing the NV Test Manager port on Windows

Note: Perform the following steps on each NV Test Manager computer.

  1. Make sure that no tests are running on NV Test Manager.
  2. Make sure that the new port has been allowed in the firewall.
  3. Navigate to the following folder: <installation_folder>\conf.

    By default, <installation_folder> is C:\Program Files\HPE\NV\.

  4. Open the config.properties file in a text editor.
  5. Change:

    com.shunra.bootstrapper.port=X

    to

    com.shunra.bootstrapper.port=Y

    where "X" is the current port number [by default – 8182] and "Y" is the new port number.

  6. Save the file.
  7. Navigate to the following folder: <installation_folder>\lib\shunra\vcat\.

    By default, <installation_folder> is: C:\Program Files\HPE\NV\

  8. Open the NVAgent.exe.config file in a text editor.
  9. Replace both instances of "8182" (or the current port) with the new port number.
  10. Restart the HPE Network Virtualization service.
  11. Right-click the NV Agent icon in the icon-bar and click Exit. Restart the NV Agent by clicking Start > All Programs > HPE Software > Network Virtualization > NV Agent > NV Agent.
  12. Navigate to the following folder: <installation_folder>\conf.

    By default, <installation_folder> is: C:\Program Files\HPE\NV\

  13. Right-click the file Controller.url and select Properties. In the URL, replace the old port number with the new port number.
  14. Right-click the file License.url and select Properties. In the URL, replace the old port number with the new port number.
  15. In all browser shortcuts to NV Test Manager and the NV License Manager, replace the old port number with the new port number.

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Changing the NV Test Manager port on Linux

  1. Ensure that no emulations are currently running.
  2. Open the configuration folder, by default:

    /opt/<NV Test Manager build>/conf

  3. Open the file: config.properties
  4. Change:

    com.shunra.bootstrapper.port=="X1"

    to

    com.shunra.bootstrapper.port ="X2"

    where "X1" is the current port number [by default – 8182] and "X2" is the new port number.

  5. Save the file.
  6. Restart the services by entering:

    service nvd restart

    (On SUSE: /etc/init.d/nvd restart)

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