After you deploy vRealize Log Insight using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, change the password for the root user on each vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance in ROBO.

Table 1. vRealize Log Insight Virtual Appliances in ROBO

vRealize Log Insight Virtual Appliances

Folder

Data Center

vCenter Server

  • nyc01vrli01a

  • nyc01vrli01b

  • nyc01vrli01c

nyc01-r01fd-vrli

nyc01-r01dc

nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. From the Home menu, select VMs and Templates.
  3. Navigate to the inventory folder of the nyc01vrli01a virtual appliance.

    Option

    Description

    vCenter Server

    nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local

    Data Center

    nyc01-r01dc

    Folder

    nyc01-r01fd-vrli

  4. Change the password for the root user.
    1. Right-click the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance and select Open Console.
    2. Press ALT+F1 to switch to the command prompt.
    3. Log in with the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      deployment_admin_password

    4. Run the following command.
      passwd
    5. Update the root user password.

      Setting

      Value

      New password:

      vrli_root_password

      Retype new password:

      vrli_root_password

  5. Repeat the procedure to change the password for the root user on all vRealize Log Insight virtual appliances in ROBO.