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Endpoint Tab

Use this tab to specify which standalone UNIX system you want to register.

The fields in this property page are listed below:

Endpoint Name

Specifies the name of the UNIX server that you want to discover.

Size/Type: 128 characters

Restrictions: ^ ` $ " ( ) ' & ; , | < > \

This is a required field.

Description

Specifies a short description of the UNIX endpoint. This field can be changed after the endpoint is registered.

Use Unicenter Security

Enables Unicenter security. When you enable Unicenter security, the CAUTIL command executes and populates the Unicenter Security database with the account information.

Unicenter User Nodal

Adds the account as a nodal account.

Exclude Built-In Accounts

Specifies that you want to exclude a range of system accounts. The UID value for built-in accounts range from 0 to 32767. The range is determined by the Min UID and Max UID values.

Minimum UID to Exclude

Specifies the minimum UID value that will be excluded if the Exclude Built In Accounts box is checked.

Maximum UID to Exclude

Specifies the maximum UID value that will be excluded if the Exclude Built In Accounts box is checked.

Allow Non US-Ascii Characters

Select this option to allow non-US-ASCII characters in the account name, group name, and password fields.

Use a Specific Character Set

Specifies the UTF-8 character set to encode between the CA IdentityMinder Server and the UNIX Remote Agent instead of the one used by the CA IdentityMinder Server. From the drop-down menu, choose the Character Set that is used on the end-point system:

Allow Blank Password

Check this option to allow the specification of a blank password. Leave this option unchecked to prevent a blank password from being specified.

Default Primary Group

Specifies the default primary group. Click the Browse button to search and add a default primary group.

* Available on Modify endpoint screens only.

When Deleting Account

Specifies whether to keep or remove the home directory.

You can choose from the following:

Explore Timeout

Specifies the amount of time (in seconds), before the CAM/CAFT times out for an Explore operation.

Operation Timeout

Specifies the amount of time (in seconds), before CAM/CAFT times out for a basic operation.

Default Account Template

Specifies the default account template of the endpoint. The default account template is used to create new accounts on the endpoint. Click the Browse button to search and add account templates.