How to Adopt host running CentOS?


Prerequisite
  • You are the admin of the room
  • You are connected to the Room
  • Have access to the host you are trying to adopt
  • Room has free host license
  • CentOS 7+

Instructions#

The below GIF demonstrates how to adopt CentOS machine and Service casting from hosts without exposing its actual IP address using CloudLAN.

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  • Go to Host tab on CloudLAN app
  • Click on Add host
  • Give it a name, Select Host agent & click Continue
  • Select CentOS from OS dropdown & the relevant installation command is copied to your clipboard
sudo yum -y install wget; wgpet [https://cdn.simply5.io/cloudlan/apps/clan-server;](https://cdn.simply5.io/cloudlan/apps/clan-server;) chmod +x ./clan-server; sudo ./clan-server
  • Paste the command into machine terminal and execute it to install Host agent
  • Copy One time code from the CloudLAN App
  • Paste One time code on your machine terminal when prompted.
    (One time Code will be valid for only 10 minutes, you can regenerate if it expires )
  • Agent will install necessary drivers & connect the machine to CloudLAN room
  • Machine will be seen online from CloudLAN app and now you can cast services running on Server using add service button

Quick troubleshoot : If there are any error at the time of adoption please follow uninstall steps below & try readopting once again

Optional commands#

Check status of Host agent

sudo systemctl status clan

Stop Host agent & temporarily disconnect from the room

sudo systemctl stop clan; sudo kill openvpn

Start Host agent & reconnect to the room

sudo systemctl start clan

Check IP adaptor status

ifconfig

How to Remove Host agent in CentOS?#

  • Execute below command in the server terminal to run the uninstaller
sudo yum -y install wget; wget https://cdn.simply5.io/cloudlan/apps/uninstall-clan-server.sh; chmod +x ./uninstall-clan-server.sh; sudo ./uninstall-clan-server.sh
  • Once your server is offline you can remove the host from your CloudLAN room using remove button which will free your Host license

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