Prerequisites and DASHConfig Tool (Where to find)
DashConfig is a tool used for provisioning the DASH targets. There are multiple uses of this tool, but this blog emphasizes on how to add username and password for DASH systems for digest and AD authentication.
DashConfig is packaged with AMC tool and is available for download from the site: https://developer.amd.com/tools-for-dmtf-dash/.
DASH should be enabled in Bios.
Two different DashConfig tools are available: DashConfig for Broadcom and DashConfigRT for Realtek, the supporting software and drivers need to be obtained from vendor site.
For detailed options on DashConfig and DashConfigRT commands , please refer to user guide added as part of DashConfig package in AMC download folder.
Following are the steps to be followed for provisioning the Broadcom targets:
“DASHConfig.exe -xf:DASHConfigExample.xml -lf:Logfile.log”
2. Following are the steps to be followed for provisioning the Realtek targets:
3. Provisioning Realtek DASH systems using management mode :
4. Changing password using Dashcli tool
dashcli.exe -h <ip address> -u Administrator -P <password> -t user changepassword <password> [for Realtek systems]dashcli.exe -h <ip address> -u Administrator -P <password> -t user changepassword <password> [for Broadcom systems]