Cisco Identity Services Engine CLI Reference Guide, Release 1.2
Preface
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Table of Contents

Preface

Who Should Refer This Guide

How to Use This Guide

How This Guide Is Organized

Document Conventions

Related Documentation

Release-Specific Documents

Platform-Specific Documents

Notices

OpenSSL/Open SSL Project

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Preface

Revised: July 22, 2014, OL-27045-01

This guide describes how you can configure and maintain Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) using the command-line interface (CLI). Each command topic provides details on how to use the Cisco ISE CLI in Cisco Application Deployment Engine (ADE) OS Release 2.0, which runs on Cisco ISE supported appliances.

Throughout this guide, the term Admin portal, refers to the Cisco ISE user interface of the primary Administration node.

This preface includes:

Who Should Refer This Guide

Cisco ISE CLI administrators and users with appropriate privileges can use this CLI reference guide. The majority of the commands in this guide are straightforward; however, a few are complex. Therefore, only experienced users should use these commands.


NoteUse this guide in conjunction with the documentation listed in Use this guide in conjunction with the documentation listed in Related Documentation.


How to Use This Guide

  • Refer the document in its entirety. Subsequent sections build on information and recommendations discussed in previous sections.
  • Use this document for all-inclusive information about Cisco ISE when running the CLI commands.
  • Do not vary the command-line conventions (see Document Conventions).

How This Guide Is Organized

 

Chapter
Title
Description

Chapter 1

Overview of the Cisco ISE CLI

Provides an overview of the Cisco ISE CLI environment and command modes.

Chapter 2

Using the Cisco ISE Command-Line Interface

Describes how you can access and administer Cisco ISE from the CLI.

Appendix A

Cisco ISE Command Reference

Provides a complete description of all Cisco ISE CLI commands.

Document Conventions

 

Convention
Description

? (Help)

Lists available commands and description in EXEC mode at the command prompt, and keywords and arguments with description for a command.

Completes the command after you enter a few known characters before ? with no space.

<cr>

Carriage return. Press Enter to complete the command.

Tab

Completes the parital commands and keywords for a command.

Ctrl-C

Aborts any executing command and returns to the previous mode.

End, Exit, Ctrl-Z

Exits configuration mode and return to the previous configuration mode.

bold

Commands and keywords are in bold .

italic

Variables for which you supply values.

[ ]

Keywords or arguments in square brackets are optional.

Default responses to system prompts appear in square brackets.

{}

Keywords in braces are alternative, mutually exclusive elements that are part of a required choice.

|

A choice of required keywords appears in square brackets or in braces separated by vertical bars. You must select one.

courier

Examples of screen displays, prompts, and scripts are in a mono space, fixed-width font. .

bold courier

Examples of information you enter.

< >

Nonprinting characters (for example, passwords) appear in angle brackets.

ise

Hostname of the Cisco ISE server.

admin

CLI administrator account.


NoteMeans Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the manual.



Timesaver Means the described action saves time. You can save time by performing the action described in the paragraph.



Tip Means the following information will help you solve a problem. The tips information might not be troubleshooting or even an action, but could be useful information, similar to a Timesaver.



Caution Means reader be careful. In this situation, you might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data.

Related Documentation

Release-Specific Documents

General product information for Cisco ISE is available at http://www.cisco.com/go/ise . End-user documentation is available on Cisco.com at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/tsd_products_support_series_home.html .

 

Table 1 Product Documentation for Cisco Identity Services Engine

Document Title
Location

Release Notes for the Cisco Identity Services Engine, Release 1.2

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_release_notes_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine Network Component Compatibility, Release 1.2

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/products_device_support_tables_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine User Guide, Release 1.2

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/products_user_guide_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine Hardware Installation Guide, Release 1.2

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_installation_guides_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine Upgrade Guide, Release 1.2.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_installation_guides_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine, Release 1.2 Migration Tool Guide

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_installation_guides_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine Sponsor Portal User Guide, Release 1.2.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/products_user_guide_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine CLI Reference Guide, Release 1.2.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_command_reference_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine API Reference Guide, Release 1.2.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_command_reference_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine Troubleshooting Guide, Release 1.2.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_troubleshooting_guides_list.html

Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for Cisco Identity Services Engine, Cisco 1121 Secure Access Control System, Cisco NAC Appliance, Cisco NAC Guest Server, and Cisco NAC Profiler

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/prod_installation_guides_list.html

Cisco Identity Services Engine In-Box Documentation and China RoHS Pointer Card

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/products_documentation_roadmaps_list.html

My Devices Portal FAQs, Release 1.2

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11640/products_user_guide_list.html

Notices

The following notices pertain to this software license.

OpenSSL/Open SSL Project

This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit ( http://www.openssl.org/ ).

This product includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com).

This product includes software written by Tim Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com).

License Issues

The OpenSSL toolkit stays under a dual license, i.e. both the conditions of the OpenSSL License and the original SSLeay license apply to the toolkit. See below for the actual license texts. Actually both licenses are BSD-style Open Source licenses. In case of any license issues related to OpenSSL please contact openssl-core@openssl.org.

OpenSSL License:

Copyright © 1998-2007 The OpenSSL Project. All rights reserved.

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

1. Redistributions of source code must retain the copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.

2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions, and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.

3. All advertising materials mentioning features or use of this software must display the following acknowledgment: “This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit ( http://www.openssl.org/ )”.

4. The names “OpenSSL Toolkit” and “OpenSSL Project” must not be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without prior written permission. For written permission, please contact openssl-core@openssl.org.

5. Products derived from this software may not be called “OpenSSL” nor may “OpenSSL” appear in their names without prior written permission of the OpenSSL Project.

6. Redistributions of any form whatsoever must retain the following acknowledgment:

“This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit ( http://www.openssl.org/ )”.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE OpenSSL PROJECT “AS IS”' AND ANY EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE OpenSSL PROJECT OR ITS CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

This product includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com). This product includes software written by Tim Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com).

Original SSLeay License:

Copyright © 1995-1998 Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com). All rights reserved.

This package is an SSL implementation written by Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com).

The implementation was written so as to conform with Netscapes SSL.

This library is free for commercial and non-commercial use as long as the following conditions are adhered to. The following conditions apply to all code found in this distribution, be it the RC4, RSA, lhash, DES, etc., code; not just the SSL code. The SSL documentation included with this distribution is covered by the same copyright terms except that the holder is Tim Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com).

Copyright remains Eric Young’s, and as such any Copyright notices in the code are not to be removed. If this package is used in a product, Eric Young should be given attribution as the author of the parts of the library used. This can be in the form of a textual message at program startup or in documentation (online or textual) provided with the package.

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

1. Redistributions of source code must retain the copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.

2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.

3. All advertising materials mentioning features or use of this software must display the following acknowledgement:

“This product includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com)”.

The word ‘cryptographic’ can be left out if the routines from the library being used are not cryptography-related.

4. If you include any Windows specific code (or a derivative thereof) from the apps directory (application code) you must include an acknowledgement: “This product includes software written by Tim Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com)”.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY ERIC YOUNG “AS IS” AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

The license and distribution terms for any publicly available version or derivative of this code cannot be changed. i.e. this code cannot simply be copied and put under another distribution license [including the GNU Public License].

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