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What changes must be made to the Controller due to Server's IP address change?

When changing the IP address of a Controller Server, note the following:


  • If there are no references to IP address in the domain.xml file (other than then there is no change needed in this file.

  • Within the /etc/hosts file, if there is IP mapping other than, remove the old IP and add the new.

  • If Agents are connecting to the Controller via IP address, update the IP address in the Agent config file.
    • It is generally recommended to use DNS/CName instead of IP address for this reason.

  • If the MAC address has changed, download a new license file with the new MAC address.
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