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SolarWinds Virtualization Manager 7.1 HotFix 1

 

Updated: 4-4-2017

 

You can find this and other VMAN Hotfixes in the Customer Portal product downloads section.

Fixed issues

This hotfix addresses the following issues:

  • Latest data is not computed because of wrong VM identity matching. The VMware Replication Engine is used for VM cloning.
  • VMAN configuration does not accept IPv6 addresses.
  • Users do not see any recommendations even though VMAN has been installed and integrated with the Orion Platform for over a week.
  • No data is transferred with a successful integration with Orion. Users do not receive any recommendations, sprawl metrics, and so on.
  • Some trend values are empty because of wrong VM identity matching.

Environment

  • VMAN 7.1
  • VIM 7.1

Notes

  • Installing the hotfix replaces the Virtualization Manager application.
  • The original files are renamed and saved for rollback to the original.  
  • The install script restarts the Tomcat service, and the Virtualization Manager runs the hotfix.

Installation instructions

Install automatically

After applying the hotfix, the issues outlined above do not occur.

  1. Log in to the management interface at https://[VMan IP/Hostname]:5480
  2. On the SolarWinds Mgmt tab, switch to the HotFix view.
  3. Enter the URL of the archive, or upload the file directly.

Install manually

  1. Use SCP to copy the enclosed VMAN-v7.1.0-HF1.tgz file to the admin user home directory on the master appliance (/home/admin).
  2. Log in to the appliance as an admin user using SSH (for example using putty):

    $ cd /home/admin
    $ tar xf VMAN-v7.1.0-HF1.tgz
    $ sudo bash ./install-v7.1.0-HF1.sh

After applying the hotfix, the issues outlined above do not occur.

Uninstall the hotfix automatically

  1. Log in to the management interface at https://[VMan IP/Hostname]:5480.
  2. On the SolarWinds Mgmt tab, switch to the HotFix view.
  3. Click the Uninstall button.

Uninstall the hotfix manually

Log in to the appliance as an admin user, and sudo bash.
    $ cd /var/solarwinds/hotfix
    $ sudo bash ./uninstall-v7.1.0-HF1.sh

 

For more information, contact Technical Support at https://support.solarwinds.com/Succe...g_With_Support

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