Set the vSAN storage policy for the vCenter Server appliance for your ROBO deployment.

Procedure

Reset the vSAN Storage Policy to default for the ESXi host that is used for bootstrap.
  1. Open an SSH connection to the ESXi host nyc01esx01.rainpole.local.
  2. Log in using the following credentials. 

    Setting

    Value

    User name

    root

    Password

    esxi_root_user_password

  3. Run the following command to determine the current vSAN storage policy.
    esxcli vsan policy getdefault

  4. Modify the default vSAN storage policy to force provisioning of vSAN datastore without generating errors.
    esxcli vsan policy setdefault -c vdisk -p "((\"hostFailuresToTolerate\" i1))"
    esxcli vsan policy setdefault -c vmnamespace -p "((\"hostFailuresToTolerate\" i1))"
    esxcli vsan policy getdefault