Bulk Addition of Port Group and PVLAN in vDS

Recently we have migrated the switch port from standard to distributed switch.So wrote the script which helps to add the multiple port group to vDS switch. $InputFile = "C:\Users\as\ANINFO.csv" $MyVLANFile = Import-CSV $InputFile ForEach ($VLAN in $MyVLANFile) { $MyVLANname = $VLAN.VDSNAMING $MyVLANid = $VLAN.vLAN New-VDPortgroup -VDSwitch "PLAN1" -Name $MyVLANname -VlanId $MyVLANid } Below mention codes… Continue reading Bulk Addition of Port Group and PVLAN in vDS


Whats in vSphere Cluster 6.5

Most of the Blogger describe the cluster feature in their blogs which are detailed and I need to place a reference in my blog. To blog the Cluster setting I used vSphere 6.5U1 in the demo cluster. DRS Automation: Does similar to previous version of the vSphere edition.Lets put in simple words. Manual : Only… Continue reading Whats in vSphere Cluster 6.5

Unable to clear Pvlan Map; Status(bad0004)=Busy

Some of the host get removed and re-added to cluster in the environment,but whiling additing the host to Distrubted switch.Host didn't added back in the distrubted switch which has PVLAN configured. https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/1017558 I've tried to removed and re-add the host vDS but the end up with soap error. hostd.log when addition of host in the… Continue reading Unable to clear Pvlan Map; Status(bad0004)=Busy

Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerability

Recently Vulnerability like Meltdown and Spectre are listed in CVE. So what is CVE? MITRE Corporation's documentation defines CVE Identifiers (also called "CVE names", "CVE numbers", "CVE-IDs", and "CVEs") as unique, common identifiers for publicly known information-security vulnerabilities in publicly released software packages. Historically, CVE identifiers had a status of "candidate" ("CAN-") and could then… Continue reading Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerability

VMware Replication fail to load in Webclient

Recently deployed a VMware Replication appliance 6.1.2 after register with vCenter plugin didn't load. Crash twice and deploy the both VC and VR,still not luck.Finally looked for KB https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/2149560 First taught of degrade the vCenter which is known working for me U2.Incompact with vCenter upgrade to U3B. Replication appliance worked charm Three things need to take… Continue reading VMware Replication fail to load in Webclient

Chef crt error while starting the nginx service

i'm on track of learning the chef from learn.chef.io I was setting up by chef server which run out in the nginx service start issue.I was digging for almost 6 hours to resolve the issue.But I was run out to several outcome. I was following the blog to install chef server in my workstation. https://hostpresto.com/community/tutorials/install-and-configure-chef-server-on-ubuntu-14-04/… Continue reading Chef crt error while starting the nginx service