The cell management tool is a command-line utility that you can use to manage a vCloud Director cell or database. Superuser or system administrator credentials are required for most operations.
The cell management tool is installed in /opt/vmware/vcloud-director/bin/cell-management-tool.
Listing Available Commands
To list the available cell management tool commands, use the following command line.
Cell Management Tool Usage Help
[root@cell1 /opt/vmware/vcloud-director/bin]# ./cell-management-tool -h usage: cell-management-tool -h,--help print this message Available commands: cell - Manipulates the Cell and core components certificates - Reconfigures the SSL certificates for the cell ciphers - Reconfigure the list of disallowed SSL ciphers for the cell configure-metrics - Collects and stores properties necessary for collecting and querying metrics data dbextract - Exports the data from the given set of tables fix-scheduler-data - Scan database for corrupt scheduler data. Fix scheduler job data if corrupt. generate-certs - Generates self-signed SSL certificates for use with vCD cell. recover-password - Change a forgotten System Administrator password. Database credentials are required. fail-tasks - Fail all tasks running on this cell and set a custom failure message. For command specific help: cell-management-tool <commandName> -h