ScaleIO Product Family: How to reset ScaleIO cluster passwords

           

   Article Number:     519212                                   Article Version: 3     Article Type:    How To 
   

 


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ScaleIO Product Family

 

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    1) How to reset Master MDM admin password:   
   
    1- Create a file named MDM_SERVICE_MODE on the MDM in the location below:    
    /opt/emc/scaleio/mdm/logs/MDM_SERVICE_MODE   
    2-Edit the file and add text Reset Admin   
    3- scli --reset_admin     
    4- After the password is reset, the new password is "admin".   
    Then use --set_password [--old_password <OLD_PASSWORD>] [--new_password <NEW_PASSWORD>] to change it to the preferred password   
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    2) How to reset LIA password:   
   
    Refer to kb: https://support.emc.com/kb/334682    
   
    3) How to reset Gateway password:   
   
    1- run command /opt/emc/scaleio/gateway/bin/SioGWTool.sh --reset_password --password <new_scaleiogateway_password> --config_file /opt/emc/scaleio/gateway/webapps/ROOT/WEB-INF/classes/gatewayUser.properties   
   
    Note: don't put ! in the password   
   
    2- From Vcnter Web client:    
   
    - Open ScaleIO Gateway then wait for it finish Navigating    
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    - Then open Update System credentials to update System credentials if Master MDM admin password has been reset    
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    - Register/Update ScaleIO Gateway    
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    Note: OS User name and OS password are GW machine credentials    
   
    4- To verify new passwords, open ScaleIO Gateway from Vcenter Web client then access the Installation Manager/GW portal with the new credentials    
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