You must assign vSphere Replication Cloud Service rights to the vCloud Director organization administrator role before you enable vCloud Director organization VDC for replication.

Procedure

  1. Create an SSH connection to the vCloud Availability Installer Appliance.
  2. Assign vSphere Replication Cloud Service rights to the vCloud Director organization administrator role.
    • For vCloud Director 8.10 and earlier, you assign vSphere Replication Cloud Service rights to the organization administrator role and it applies to all organizations.

      Standard Command

      Command Using Registry

      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
      --vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
      --vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd \
      "--role=Organization Administrator"
      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd=vcd-01-name \
      "--role=Organization Administrator"
    • For vCloud Director 8.20 and above, you assign vSphere Replication Cloud Service rights to the organization administrator role for each organization or for all organizations.

      Standard Command

      Command Using Registry

      For each organization

      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
      --vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
      --vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd \
      "--role=Organization Administrator" \
      --org=org-name
      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd=vcd-01-name \
      "--role=Organization Administrator" \
      --org=org-name

      For all organizations

      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd-address=$VCD_ADDRESS \
      --vcd-user=$VCD_USER \
      --vcd-password-file=~/.ssh/.vcd \
      "--role=Organization Administrator" \
      --org=*
      # vcav hcs add-rights-to-role \
      --vcd=vcd-01-name \
      "--role=Organization Administrator" \
      --org=*
    Note:

    You do not need to restart any component for the changes to take effect.