Configuring NTP on the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance.

About this task

Prerequisites

Verify that the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance is deployed, with SSH enabled and an SSH user password set.

Procedure

  1. Connect to the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance.
    1. Open a terminal and SSH to vrs01lcm01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using following credentials:

      Setting

      Value

      Username

      root

      Password

      vrslcm_root_password

  2. Configure the NTP source for the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance.
    1. Open /etc/systemd/timesync.conf in vi editor.

      # vi /etc/systemd/timesyncd.conf

    2. Uncomment the NTP configuration and add ntp.sfo01.rainpole.local.

      NTP=ntp.sfo01.rainpole.local

  3. Enable the systemd-timesyncd service and verify the status.
    1. At the prompt, enter timedatectl set-ntp true to start the service
    2. Next, enter timedatectl status to verify the state of the service
  4. Logout of the session by typing logout.