This command is new in release 4.1.
Starting with release 4.3, you can issue this command with the provisioning privilege. In releases lower than release 4.3, you must have superuser privileges to issue this command.
This command configures the settings for connecting to a TACACS+ server.
Table 1: TACACS+ Configuration Parameters
The number of seconds the client waits for a response from the TACACS+ server before trying to connect to the next configured TACACS+ server
1 to 255
The IP address of the TACACS+ server
A valid IP address in dotted decimal format (for example, 10.1.1.1).
The TCP port number to use
A valid IANA port number
The authentication key used to encrypt TACACS+ packets
Note: The key on the TACACS+ client and TACACS+ server must match.
A character string
You can specify multiple TACACS+ servers by issuing this command for each server. The BTI7800 attempts to connect to the first TACACS+ server entered. If the BTI7800 fails to connect to the server after the specified timeout, the BTI7800 tries the next server in the list, and so on.
Required Privilege Level
show running-config system tacacs-plus