NSX-T Password Expiry Commands

Useful commands To reset a root password that has expired (and you still have the admin login) set user root password “new-pass” old-password “old-pass” To set the root password to never expire clear user audit password-expiration To set no SSH timeout set cli-timeout 0

The Server Does Not Appear to Be Responding. Please Check That Power Is Connected and That the Cisco IMC IP Address Is Correct

Problem: When logging into the CIMC of the Cisco s3260 I got the following message: “The server does not appear to be responding. Please check that power is connected and that the Cisco IMC IP address is correct.” Resolution: This is known incompatibility bug using the Google Chrome browser. Use an alternative browser and it Read More…

ERROR: Update or Delete on Table “cluster_compute_resource_inv” Violates Foreign Key Constraint

Problem When trying to detach a vCenter from vCloud Director 9.1 – for an upgrade to supported version we got the following error: [ 8eeddedb-d2f5-4674-883f-1be4dd626d86 ] could not execute update queryERROR: update or delete on table “cluster_compute_resource_inv” violates foreign key constraint “fk_cc_dr_v_h_r_i2clu_com_re_in” on table “ccr_drs_vm_host_rule_inv”Detail: Key (ccr_inv_id)=(9a93e8c1-d373-4911-9322-a896db94b5f7) is still referenced from table “ccr_drs_vm_host_rule_inv”. Solution It Read More…

List VLANs and VLAN Groups from Cisco UCS Manager using PowerShell

1) Download and install Cisco UCS Powertool suite (in this example i will be using v2.4.1.3) 2) Install UCS Manager Module Install-Module -Name Cisco.UCSManager -RequiredVersion 2.4.1.3 3) Start Powertool suite and list modules: Get-Command -module Cisco.UCSManager | more 4) Connect to the UCS Manager Connect-Ucs -Name {10.10.10.1} 5) List VLANs and their VLAN Groups  Get-UcsFabricNetGroup Read More…