If your devices have custom username and password prompts, Resource
Manager Essentials (RME) will have problems to telnet to these devices being
unable to recognize the prompts. This is often the case when you are using
TACACS prompts. Follow the steps below to edit the TacacsPrompts.ini file to
make your prompts recognizable.
Readers of this document should have knowledge of
Resource Manager Essentials.
The information in this document is based on the CiscoWorks Resource
Manager Essentials (RME) 3.x (all versions). .
The information in this document was created from the devices in a
specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with
a cleared (default) configuration. If you work in a live network, make sure
that you understand the potential impact of any command.
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Technical Tips Conventions.
Complete these steps to make your prompts
$PX_DATADIR is the folder where you installed CiscoWorks.
Default installation folder
The file displays all default TACACS prompts that RME recognizes:
Add your custom prompts to the file, separated by commas. This
example shows adding "TACACS User Name:" and "TACACS Password:" prompts
USERNAME_PROMPT=Username:,username:,login:,TACACS User Name:
Save the file.