System Administration Guide: IP Services

ProcedureHow to Create the Mobile IP Configuration File

  1. Assume the Primary Administrator role, or become superuser, on the system where you want to enable Mobile IP.

    The Primary Administrator role includes the Primary Administrator profile. To create the role and assign the role to a user, see Chapter 2, Working With the Solaris Management Console (Tasks), in System Administration Guide: Basic Administration.

  2. Create the /etc/inet/mipagent.conf file by using one of the following options:

    • In the /etc/inet directory, create an empty file named mipagent.conf.

    • From the following list, copy the sample file that provides the functionality you want for the /etc/inet/mipagent.conf file.

      • /etc/inet/mipagent.conf.fa-sample

      • /etc/inet/mipagent.conf.ha-sample

      • /etc/inet/mipagent.conf-sample

  3. Add or change configuration parameters in the /etc/inet/mipagent.conf file to conform to your configuration requirements.

    The remaining procedures in this section describe the steps to modify sections in /etc/inet/mipagent.conf.