Each Organization VDC must be enabled for replication, before configuring tenant environment.

Prerequisites

Verify that you have assigned vSphere Replication Cloud Service rights to the vCloud Director Organization Administrator role for the organization. For more information, see the vcav hcs add-rights-to-role command in Configure vSphere Replication Cloud Service.

Procedure

Enable Organization VDC for replication using the vCloud Availability Installer Appliance.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav org list \
--vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
--vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
--vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd
 
# vcav org-vdc list \
--vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
--vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
--vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd \
--org=org1
 
# vcav org-vdc enable-replication \
--vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
--vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
--vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd \
--org=org1 \
--vdc=vdc_org1
# vcav org list \
--vcd=vcd-01-name
 
# vcav org-vdc list \
--vcd=vcd-01-name \
--org=org1
 
# vcav org-vdc enable-replication \
--vcd=vcd-01-name \
--org=org1 \
--vdc=vdc_org1

The system displays an OK message, after the process finishes.