If you do not have external connectivity on a rack, you can use a proxy server to download the LCM update bundles. LCM only supports proxy servers that do not require authentication

About this task

Procedure

  1. Using the root account, SSH to the rack's SDDC Manager VM.
  2. Open the /home/vrack/lcm/lcm-app/conf/application-prod.properties file.
  3. Add the following lines to the end of the file:
    lcm.depot.adapter.proxyEnabled=true
    lcm.depot.adapter.proxyHost=proxy IP address
    lcm.depot.adapter.proxyPort=proxy port
  4. Restart the LCM server by typing the following command:

    service lcm-init restart

  5. Wait for 5 minutes and then proceed to the next step.