Some Site Recovery Manager configuration files contain settings that might affect the security of your environment. Improper settings can also impact the proper functioning of your Site Recovery Manager environment.

Site Recovery Manager for Windows Configuration Files

Note: Do not move, or delete the configuration files.
File or Directory Location Description
installation_folder\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\config\vmware-dr.xml Defines system configuration of Site Recovery Manager Server. You can safely change the system settings of a Site Recovery Manager instance by using the Advanced Settings on the Site Pair tab in the Site Recovery Manager user interface.
installation_folder\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager Embedded Database\bin\vmw_vpg_config\ Contains embedded database configuration files.
Note: Do not modify the configuration files.
installation_folder\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\config\extension.xml Defines configuration of Site Recovery Manager Server Extension. The extension.xml file contains definitions of default user roles and their privileges.
Note: Do not modify the extension.xml file.
C:\ProgramData\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\runtime\srm-client\lib\h5dr.properties Defines configuration of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface.

You can safely change the telemetry settings of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface by changing the phonehomeEnabled value from true to false and the reverse.

You can change the session timeout setting of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface by changing the sessionTimeout value in seconds. By default, the session timeout is set to 7200 seconds.

Changing the values in the h5dr.properties file requires restart of the dr-client service.

Site Recovery Manager Virtual Appliance Configuration Files

Note: Do not move, or delete the configuration files.
File or Directory Location Description
/opt/vmware/srm/conf/vmware-dr.xml Defines system configuration of Site Recovery Manager Server. You can safely change the system settings of a Site Recovery Manager instance by using the Advanced Settings on the Site Pair tab in the Site Recovery Manager user interface.
/opt/vmware/srm/conf/drconfig.xml Defines configuration of the dr-configurator service.
/opt/vmware/dr-client/lib/h5dr.properties Defines configuration of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface.

You can safely change the telemetry settings of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface by changing the phonehomeEnabled value from true to false and the reverse.

You can change the session timeout setting of the Site Recovery Manager HTML 5 user interface by changing the sessionTimeout value in seconds. By default, the session timeout is set to 7200 seconds.

Changing the values in the h5dr.properties file requires restart of the dr-client service.

/opt/vmware/srm/conf/extension.xml Defines configuration of Site Recovery Manager Server Extension. The extension.xml file contains definitions of default user roles and their privileges.
Note: Do not modify the extension.xml file.
/var/lib/srmdb Contains the embedded database configuration files.
Note: Do not modify the configuration files.