Overriding the Hostname While Configuring the Firewall

This procedure can be used when a client needs to reach the CommServe with a different hostname.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, right-click the firewall client computer group and then click Properties.
  2. In the properties dialog box, click Advanced.
  3. Click the Firewall Configuration tab and select Configure Firewall Settings.
  4. Select Advanced and click the Outgoing Routes tab, then click Add.
  5. In the Route Settings dialog box:
    1. Select the CommServe name from the Remote Group/Client list.
    2. Select Via Gateway as the Route Type.
    3. Enter the IP address of the NIC that is reachable from the client into Gateway Hostname.
    4. Enter the tunnel port on the CommServe into Gateway Tunnel Port.
    5. Click OK.
  6. Click OK.