Local admin accounts default to Linux bash. In this case, enter the NSX Advanced Load Balancer shell by typing shell.

username@avi:~$ | shell

To exit the shell, enter in to Linux, type exit.

: > | bash

To switch between Linux Bash and Shell, type exit.

username@avi:~$ | exit

The SE can be accessed using CLI. However, this is not recommended except for troubleshooting.