VM-100 will not configure management interface.

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VM-100 will not configure management interface.

We have a VM-100 to run int our test environment ( VMware 5.5)

Pan-OS8.0.0

 

Despite reading the same information over and over I can't get the management interface to come up.

 

I have applied the config

 

#set deviceconfig system ip-address 128.129.10.40 netmask 255.255.255.0

 

#comit

 

but "show interface management" has

ip address unknown

netmask unknown

default gateway unknown

 

the MAC address is that of configured VMware interface.

 

the running config shows the address.

 

So I am stuck!

 

 

 

L2 Linker

Re: VM-100 will not configure management interface.

Hi Robin,

 

When you do "show deviceconfig system" in configure mode what does it shows ?

 

Can you try once with 'commit force' and check if that makes any difference.

 

Also is the port status for the NIC interface up on the VMware side ?

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Re: VM-100 will not configure management interface.

@RobinClayton,

Sounds like you haven't actually set the device as static, dumb I know but it's a step you have to take even if you set the system ip-address info. Try the following in configure on the CLI 'set deviceconfig system type static' and restart and see if that fixes your Mangement IP issue. 

L4 Transporter

Re: VM-100 will not configure management interface.

I thought it may be something liek that but could not find the command to take it off DHCP.

 

Sorted :)

 

 

Cheers

 

Rob

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