VMware : Tip of the Week #2

Correctly identifying an issue is the most critical step in troubleshooting.. Most of the time we are using either linux grep, sed, awk commands piped together, or find function in a text editor. VMware Skyline Health Diagnostics for vSphere is a new tool that can help you to log analysis and every vSphere administrator should use it.

This tool is designed to help you diagnose and detect issues using log bundles of your VMware platform (vCenter and ESXi Logs).

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Nutanix : Tip of the Week #1

This post is the first of a weekly series of short articles on Nutanix, providing hopefully useful tips.

If you need to change passwords on your Nutanix cluster (Host, IPMI and CVM) you can use these below scripts to do it quickly.

Change password on all CVM:

for i in svmips;do echo “–$i–“;ssh nutanix@$i ‘echo -e “NewPassword\nNewPassword” | sudo passwd nutanix’;done

Change password on all Host:

for i in hostips;do echo “–$i–“;ssh root@$i ‘echo -e “NewPassword\nNewPassword” | passwd

Veeam : How to reset the AHV Proxy Web Console admin’s password

We all know that password management can give headaches. Sometimes we forget a password, sometimes it’s set by someone else, they forget it or leave the company… No matter the action or current status, It’s clear that password management (changing/resetting/updating) is one of the frequent day 2 operations for a sysadmin.

This article provides all the steps to reset the Veeam AHV appliance admin’s password.

 

Disclaimer: The following operations may not be officially supported by Veeam, use it

VMware vRealize Log Insight : Reset admin UI password

VMware vRealize Log Insight : Reset admin UI password


 Petit article pour voir comment reset le password admin de VMware vRealize Log Insght.

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Connectez-vous en SSH sur l’Appliance (compte root)

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Se rendre dans le dossier suivant 

cd /opt/vmware/bin/

Le script qui nous intéresse est le suivant :

li-reset-admin-passwd.sh

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On lance le script
Un password est généré.

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On utilise ce password pour s’authentifier sur l’UI.
Vous n’avez plus qu’à mettre un password qui vous convient.

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vRealize Automation : Reset vRA password root

vRealize Automation : Reset vRA password root


Voici un article qui va faire sourire tous ceux qui se sont déjà retrouvés dans la situation suivante (voir screen :p)
Et oui, vous n’arrivez pas à vous authentifier malgré le fait que vous êtes certain du mot de passe root !

Vous devez procéder à la réinitialisation du mot de passe root, le reset:

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Pour reset le password root, vous devez redémarrer l’appliance vRA et éditer le GRUB avant le boot.
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