Category: Automation

Unable to configure vCO plug-ins as endpoint (designer-service.vco.endpoint.registration.error)

Quick post just to share a vRealize Automation 6.2.x bug I recently found. This issue seems to affect only vRA 6.2.x and not previous releases. Trying to configure vRO plug-ins as Endpoint, and on 6.2.1 you do so by going to Administration > Orchestration Configuration > Endpoints (please note that if you have 6.2 only, […]

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vRO 6.0.1 error on ActiveDirectory.Search method (3 params needed)

In a recent engagement I found myself fighting with the following error on vRO 6.0.1 Can’t find method ch.dunes.ad.object.Container.search(string,string). (Dynamic Script Module name : getAD_UserForUsername#3) Generated by the following JavaScript line, which is calling an ActiveDirectory search method looking for a user: This happened to come from an existing vRO Action known to be working.

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vSphere Post-Install configuration automation with PowerCLI

The Problem: manual configuration of vSphere with many hosts Lately in my job it happened that I had to configure a vSphere environment for a customer without the luxury of Host Profiles or Distributed Switch but still had a significant number of hosts to configure, anything more than 2 starts to be annoying, isn’t it 🙂 […]

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