How to remove network proxy server configuration from Aria Operations Cloud Proxy
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How to remove network proxy server configuration from Aria Operations Cloud Proxy

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Article ID: 325766

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Products

VMware Aria Suite

Issue/Introduction

The purpose of this article is to detail the steps required to remove the Network Proxy Server configuration from a VMware Cloud Proxy appliance.

Symptoms:
A Cloud Proxy appliance is configured to use a network proxy server during or after deployment.

Resolution

  1. SSH to the Cloud Proxy appliance and edit the following file.
    • vi /storage/db/vmware-vrops-cprc/configuration/cprc.configuration
    • change "connectretry" to "0" (to ensure the Cloud Proxy retries to connect).
  2. Shutdown the Cloud Proxy appliance in vCenter.
  3. Edit the network proxy configuration in the Cloud Proxy appliance using vApp options:
  4. Power on the Cloud Proxy appliance in the vCenter.
  5. Verify functionality before removing the snapshot.


Additional Information



Impact/Risks:
  • Take a snapshot of the Cloud Proxy appliance in vCenter before performing any maintenance activity.
  • See How to take a Snapshot for more information.