This chapter introduces the YaST configuration module for the SMT server. This module can be used to set and configure mirroring credentials, SMT database passwords, and e-mail addresses for receiving SMT reports. The module also lets you set the SMT job schedule, and activate or deactivate the SMT service.
To configure SMT with SMT Server Configuration, follow the steps below.
Start the YaST module yast smt-server from the command line.from the YaST control center or by running
To activate SMT, toggle the Section 2.1, Activating and Deactivating SMT with YaST.option in the section. For more information about activating SMT with YaST, see
If the firewall is enabled, activate.
When you are satisfied with the configuration, click. YaST updates the SMT configuration and starts or restarts necessary services.
If you want to abort the configuration and cancel any changes, click.
NOTE: Check for Certificate
When the SMT Configuration applies changes, it checks whether the common server certificate exists. If the certificate does not exist, you will be asked whether the certificate should be created.