Configuring the FTP agent in UNIX

By default, the IBM® Sterling Control Center Monitor FTP agent listens on port 58084 on the computer where it is installed. You can change this default port using this procedure.


  1. Change the current working directory on the computer where the FTP agent is installed to FTPAgentInstallDir/bin, where FTPAgentInstallDir is the directory where the FTP agent is installed.
  2. If the FTP agent is running, stop it by typing ./
  3. Type ./ .
  4. Follow the configuration prompts to change the FTP agent listening port.