You reconnect to vCloud Availability for vCloud Director after you upgrade or redeploy your vCloud Availability Installer Appliance.

Reconnecting to a vSphere Replication Manager Appliance

To create a trust with the vSphere Replication Manager host, run the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere-address=$MGMT_VSPHERE_ADDRESS \
--vsphere-user=$MGMT_VSPHERE_USER \
--vsphere-password-file=~/.ssh/.vsphere.mgmt \
--vm-name=hms-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hms-address
# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere=mgmt-vsphere-name \
--vm-name=hms-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hms-address

Connect to the vSphere Replication Manager by running the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav hms connect \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hms-address
# vcav hms connect \
--hms=hms.01

Reconnecting to a vSphere Replication Cloud Service Appliance

To create a trust with the vSphere Replication Cloud Service host, run the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere-address=$MGMT_VSPHERE_ADDRESS \
--vsphere-user=$MGMT_VSPHERE_USER \
--vsphere-password-file=~/.ssh/.vsphere.mgmt \
--vm-name=hcs-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hcs-address
# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere=mgmt-vsphere-name \
--vm-name=hcs-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hcs-address

Connect to the vSphere Replication Cloud Service by running the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav hcs connect \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hcs-address
# vcav hcs connect \
--hcs=hcs.01

Reconnecting to a vSphere Replication Server Appliance

To create a trust with the vSphere Replication Server host, run the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere-address=$MGMT_VSPHERE_ADDRESS \
--vsphere-user=$MGMT_VSPHERE_USER \
--vsphere-password-file=~/.ssh/.vsphere.mgmt \
--vm-name=hbr-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hbr-address
# vcav vsphere trust-ssh \
--vsphere=mgmt-vsphere-name \
--vm-name=hbr-VM-name \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hbr-address

Connect to the vSphere Replication Server by running the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav hbr connect \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=hbr-address
# vcav hbr connect \
--hbr=hbr.01

Connecting to a Docker Host

Connect to a Docker host by running the following command.

Standard Command

Command Using Registry

# vcav docker connect \
--root-password-file=~/.ssh/.root \
--vm-address=docker-address
# vcav docker connect \
--docker=docker-name