Discovering agents automatically
You can use IBM® UrbanCode® Deploy to discover potential agent locations on UNIX™ and Windows™.
Ensure that the Nmap utility is installed on the system where IBM UrbanCode Deploy server is installed, and that the Nmap utility is on the path environment variable.
135. A location with port
22that is open is assumed to be computer that is running UNIX. A location with port
135that is open is assumed to be a computer that is running Windows.
- Click .
- Click Discover Available Network Hosts.
- Using the Discover Available Network Hosts window,
enter the subnets to search in the Subnet field.
The format is
xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/nnwhere xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx is the IP address and nn is the network prefix. To search more than one subnet, enter each one on a separate line.
- Click Save to start the search.
Search times depend on the size and number of subnets that are searched. If you search a large subnet, or many subnets simultaneously, the search time might be lengthy.Discovered locations are listed on the Agents tab with the status of Installable.
A discovered agent is automatically given the same name as the discovered host. If the host name is unavailable, the discovered IP address is used instead.