vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.3 |  19 Mar 2021

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About vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.3 Patch 1

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.3 Patch 1 is now available for users who are facing issues with the vRealize Network Insight extra large size cluster creation and includes the following details.

Filename

vrlcm-8.3.0-PATCH1.patch

Download Size 

 182 MB

Build

 17760372

Checksums

md5sum:dcc8a19e48772668467945e76262dee6 
sha1sum:7e0a6452a66da7b4a03755232505e3bc6ea6e50e
sha256sum:e600911da8a259b0709fdf2110cc7395b284115b25babbc70f1bda263499eca6
 

Before You Begin

This section describes the prerequisites and the download instructions you should know before installing the software. If the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA is not connected to the Internet, you can download this patch by going to the  VMware Patch Download Center and select vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager from the Search by Product drop-down menu. 

When vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA is not connected to the Internet, perform the following steps.

  1. Verify that you have taken a snapshot of vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA.
  2. Log in to vRealize Lifecycle Manager VA.
  3. From the Lifecycle Operations dashboard, navigate to Settings > Binary Mapping  and click Patch Binaries.
  4. Click UPLOAD and click SELECT FILE to upload the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager version 8.3 Patch 1 downloaded from VMware Patch Download Center.
  5. Once you upload the patch, navigate to Settings > System Patches.
  6. Click NEW PATCH, select the patch, and click NEXT.
  7. To install the patch, click INSTALL. Once the patch install is triggered successfully, vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager services are restarted and you are redirected to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager UI login page.

    Note: To verify your new patch, from the Lifecycle Operations dashboard, navigate to Settings > System Patches, and check Patch Details.

If the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA is connected to the Internet, perform the following steps.

  1. Verify that you have taken a snapshot of vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA.
  2. Log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager VA.
  3. From the Lifecycle Operations dashboard, navigate to Settings > Binary Mapping  and click Patch Binaries.
  4. Click CHECK PATCHES ONLINE and once the request is complete, search for vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.3 patch and download the patch.
  5. Once you have downloaded the patch, navigate to Settings > System Patches.
  6. Click NEW PATCH, select the patch, and click NEXT.
  7. To install the patch, click INSTALL. Once the patch install is triggered successfully, vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager services are restarted and you are redirected to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager UI login page.

          Note: To verify your new patch, from the Lifecycle Operations dashboard, navigate to Settings >System Patches, and check Patch Details.

Resolved Issues

  • vRealize Network Insight Cluster Creation Fails for Extra_Large Brick Size

    vRealize Network Insight cluster creation fails at the check service status task and displays the following error:

    LCM ERROR
    Error Code: LCMVRNICONFIG90073
    Failed to start Services.
    Please use virtual machine's CLI to restart services or 'appliance-reboot' CLI to restart the VM.
    Response Status received from health API : {"status":true,"statusCode":{"code":0,"codeStr":"OK"},"message":
    "OK","data":[{"serviceType":"SYSTEM","serviceId":"HealthCheck","serviceName":"vRNI System",
    "errors":[{"code":"DISK_ALLOCATION_INSUFFICIENT","level":
    "ERROR","nodeId":"I2G79B5MT8LOP98JO0TXPT4JTE","message":
    "Appliance Disk not configured according to Disk Guidance.",
    "details":"Appliance Disk Size: 1024.0 GB, Recommended Disk Size: 2048.0 GB.",
    "timestamp":1614103552642}]}]}

    This issue occurs if the disk is not of the recommended size.

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