It is good practice to configure the vRealize Hypericserver properties before you install the server using the RedHat Package Manage package.

About this task

The directory and file name in this procedure must be exactly as specified for the RPM installer to work correctly.

The vRealize Hyperic server installation settings are listed in vRealize Hyperic Server Properties for RPM Installation.


  1. Running as root, or using sudo, run mkdir -p etc/vmware/vcenter/hyperic to create a directory for the properties file.
  2. Specify the server installation settings in a file named
  3. Save your changes.

What to do next

Install the vRealize Hyperic server RPM. See, Install the vRealize Hyperic Server RPM.