Set Access Gateway DNS Servers

Access Gateway deployments often use the concept of split dns, where certain addresses are served by a public DNS server, and certain addresses by a private DNS server.

The following procedure describes how to configure DNS servers.


  1. Sign in to the Access Gateway Management console.
    (Using either ssh oag-mgmt@admin, or with virtual environments such as Oracle VirtualBox via a command window provided by the environment.

    Username: oag-mgmt
    Password: <default-password>

    The first time you sign in to Access Gateway Management console you will be required to change the default password. See Initial sign in to Access Gateway Management console for more information.

  2. Enter 1 - Network.
  3. Enter 8 - Manage DNS settings.
  4. Enter 1 - Manage DNS servers.
  5. Enter 1, 2 or 3 to set the Primary, Secondary or Tertiary DNS server.
  6. Repeat as required to set other DNS servers.
  7. Enter s to save or x to exit discarding changes.
  8. Enter x to return to the Manage network interfaces menu.
Important Note


Depending on how the current IP address of Access Gateway is defined you may need to enter the static IP address into either and /etc/hosts file or DNS.