Gateway Main Menu (Software)

Once the software is installed, you must configure the Gateway. You can also run the configuration procedure at any time to change the settings (make sure the Gateway has been stopped first).
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Once the software is installed, you must configure the Gateway. You can also run the configuration procedure at any time to change the settings (make sure the Gateway has been stopped first).
To access the Gateway main menu:
  • Run the following command as the
    layer7
    or
    root
    user:
    /opt/SecureSpan/Gateway/runtime/bin/setup.sh
    To run the setup script with a specific JDK, append "--jdk <path>" to the setup.sh command. For example:
    /opt/SecureSpan/Gateway/runtime/bin/setup.sh --jdk /opt/JDK
    runs setup with the JDK in "/opt/JDK".
The Gateway main menu is displayed:
Welcome to the CA API Gateway Gateway What would you like to do? 1) Upgrade the CA API Gateway database 2) Configure the CA API Gateway 3) Display the current CA API Gateway configuration 4) Change the CA API Gateway Cluster Passphrase 5) Change the Master Passphrase 6) Reset Admin password X) Exit Please make a selection: 1
The following table describes each option in the menu:
Option
Description
1) Upgrade the CA API Gateway database
Select this option to upgrade the Gateway database to the current software version. This is required only if you have installed a new version of the Gateway. If an upgrade is not required, you are notified by a message on the screen.
2) Configure the CA API
Gateway
Use this option to configure the Gateway application. For details, see Configure the Gateway Application (Software).
3) Display the current CA API Gateway configuration
Use this option to view information about the current Gateway configuration. It summarizes the information entered using option
2
(Configure the CA API Gateway).
4) Change the CA API
Gateway Cluster Passphrase
Use this option to change the passphrase that is used by the Gateway to access the configuration information in the database. This is used to access encrypted cluster information.
Every node in the cluster must have the same cluster passphrase.
You must enter the current passphrase before specifying a new passphrase.
The cluster passphrase must be between 6 and 128 characters in length. You are prompted to enter the new cluster passphrase twice.
IMPORTANT NOTE FOR SAFENET LUNA HSM:
If the Gateway is using the SafeNet HSM device, you must disable support for the SafeNet HSM prior to changing the master passphrase, then re-enable support afterwards.
5) Change the Master Passphrase
Use this option to change the master passphrase that is used to encrypt passwords that are stored in configuration files, including the cluster passphrase.
If the master passphrase has been changed from the default, you must enter the current passphrase before specifying a new passphrase.
The master passphrase must be between 6 and 128 characters in length. You are prompted to enter the new master passphrase twice.
The default master passphrase is
7layer
.
6) Reset Admin password
Use this option to change the password of the administrative user.
Enter the name of the admin user and then enter the new password.
X) Exit
Leave the Gateway main menu.