while 5.4 really looks good,
I am missing an option to automatically expand the implicit address-
and service groups named DM_INLINE... to their members.
These are generated automatically by Cisco GUIs when an admin graphically
adds more than one object in a place/context where the Cisco cli only supports one object.
Fortinet supports multiple object in most of those use cases,
so you could insert the members of an DM_INLINE... group directly
into the converted fortinet config in most cases.
The same applies for configs generated by Cisco Secutity Manaer "CSM_INLINE..." groups.
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The answers I got look promising ;)
Thanks for your help !
For the Cisco ASA/PIX/FWSM conversions, we have added an option toward the new browser-based tool(the installer file is *.py.exe).
The option is:
Conversion Options -> Suppress auto grouped items from Cisco ASDM/CSM
This option will automatically replace all network objects, which leading by "DM_INLINE_XXX" or "CSM_INLINE_XXX" prefix, with it's actual members.
This feature is available AFTER v5.4.1 GA release.
If you want an interim build for test, please kindly drop a letter to firstname.lastname@example.org (for external user), or visit Fortinet info site (for internal user) to download v5.5.0 build.
thanks to Fortinet for implementing that..
this will greatly ease my life in the next migration project...