You can customize the validity period for remote console tickets used in establishing VMware Remote Console connections.
About this task
When a user makes VMware Remote Console connections, the system creates and returns a one-time credential that establishes a specific connection to a virtual machine. You can set the ticket expiry for a specified time frame in minutes.
- Open the /etc/vcac/security.properties file in a text editor.
- Add a line to the file of the form
In this line the numerical value specifies the number of minutes before the ticket expires.
- Save the file and close it.
- Restart the vcac-server using the command
The ticket expiry value is reset to the specified time frame in minutes.