OMSA problem on ESXi

Dimitri Yioulos dyioulos at onpointfc.com
Wed Jul 18 10:02:06 CDT 2012


Ah, when I run the command thusly:

"esxcli --server=192.168.100.63 --username=root --password=blahblah software vib 
list | grep -i openmanage"

it works.  And returns nothing.  So, I guess I'll try installing OMSA 7 next.  
Will report back my results.

Dimitri


On Wednesday 18 July 2012 10:40:26 am Dimitri Yioulos wrote:
> Thanks, Krishnaprasad.  I did upgrade from 4.x to 5.0.  I'm running the
> following from the vSphere CLI on my desktop:
>
> "esxcli --server 192.168.100.63 software vib list | grep -i openmanage"
>
> and it's been running for about 20 minutes without providing any output or
> returning to a prompt.  Does that seem right?  I can't imagine that grep
> has to traverse to many directories and files that it would take this long.
>  But, I could be wrong on that.
>
> Dimitri
>
> On Wednesday 18 July 2012 10:18:20 am Krishnaprasad_K at dell.com wrote:
> > Hi, What was the previous version of ESXi you were using? If you had
> > upgraded from ESX/ESXi 4.x to ESXi 5.0, then OM 6.5 for 4.x would have
> > automatically removed during upgrade due to incompatibility. If the
> > command 'esxcli software vib list | grep -i openmanage' returns nothing,
> > you need to install OM 7.0 for ESXi
> > 5.0<http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/555/DriverDetails?DriverId=
> >7R TV2> OR OM 6.5 for ESXi
> > 5.0<http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/g_5/DriverDetails/DriverFil
> >eF ormats?DriverId=N3R0H>.
> >
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Krishnaprasad
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
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> > Sent: Wednesday, July 18, 2012 6:14 PM
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> > Subject: OMSA problem on ESXi
> >
> > Hello to all.
> >
> > I currently have three boxes on which I recently upgraded to ESXi 5.
> > Previously, I had installed OMSA 6.5 on these machines, and can no longer
> > access OMSA via the Web client.  I keep getting "Login failed... Internal
> > Error" on each box.  I've searched for a solution, but haven't come up
> > with anything that's worked.  From what I've read, OMSA 6.5 should work
> > in ESXi 5. Can anyone suggest a solution?  Upgrade to OMSA 7.1?  If
> > upgrading is the case, then how do I do it?  I used the vihostupdate
> > command in vMA when I installed 6.5.
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > Dimitri
> >
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