LEM CMC manager menu

The cmc::manager> menu includes commands for upgrading and debugging LEM.

SeeAbout the CMC command line in LEM for information about using the CMC command line.

Type the manager command at the main menu to open the cmc::manager> prompt. Commands available from the manager menu are listed in the following table in alphabetical order. A ü in the "Restart Required" column indicates that a command requires an automatic restart of the LEM Manager service. See Start and Stop LEM components for help.

Command Description Restart Required


Configures the LEM Manager appliance database archives to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.


Configures the LEM Manager appliance software and configuration backups to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.


Reconfigures the Agent on the current LEM Manager instance to connect to a new LEM Manager.

configurendepth Configures the LEM VM to use a self-signed certificate.
confselfsignedcert Configures the LEM Manager to use an nDepth server.
dbrestart Restarts the database.


Sends debugging information from the LEM Manager to any given email address. The email message contains a collection of data that can be useful in diagnosing problems.

disabletls Disables TLS for the database connections.
enabletls Enables TLS for the database connections.


Exits the manager menu and returns to the main menu.


Exports the CA certificate so that you can import it into a computer running the LEM console or the LEM reports application.


Exports the LEM Manager certificate (along with its public and private key) so that your certificate authority (CA) can sign it using PKI tools.

hotfix Installs a LEM hotfix. This command functions the same as the upgrade command.


Imports a certificate signed by any certificate authority (CA). A certificate is required to encrypt communication with the LEM console or the LEM reports application.


importl4ca Imports a CA of the other node in an L4 configuration. ü
licenseupgrade Upgrades your LEM Manager license. ü


Configures the Manager appliance remote log backups to a remote file share on a daily, weekly, or monthly schedule.


Resets the admin password to password. This command does not affect other users on the system, and all settings are preserved.



Restarts the LEM Manager service. This will take the Manager offline for 1–3 minutes.



Upgrades the LEM Manager’s Sensor Tools from the command line. This command does not support cd rom and floppy options - only SB.


Allows you to page through the LEM Manager’s log file.


Displays the LEM Manager's configured memory utilization settings.


Starts the LEM Manager service. If the Manager is already started, then nothing will happen.


Stops the LEM Manager service. This makes the Manager inactive until it is started again.



This command has been deprecated. Use the debug command.

togglehttp Enables or disables HTTP on port 80. ü


Displays appliance settings and other information that is useful for support and troubleshooting.


Displays 20 lines of the current LEM Manager log file and monitors the log for further updates. Any new log entries appear as they are written to the log.