|Article Number: 539468||Article Version: 2||Article Type: Break Fix|
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Impacted Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware:
Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware: VS2
Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware: VS6
Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware: VPLEX All Flash
Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware: VPLEX Local
Dell EMC VPLEX Hardware: VPLEX Metro
Impacted Dell EMC VPLEX Software:
Dell EMC Software: GeoSynchrony 5.4.x* and above.
Dell EMC Software: GeoSynchrony 6.0.x and above.
*Note: Be aware that GeoSynchrony 5.4.x went End Of Service Life (EOSL) on 30 April 2019. If you are running on any version of 5.4.x, or earlier, you should consider upgrading your VPLEX to at least the current target code 6.0 SP1 P7 to get on supported code and for all the benefits of fixes and enhancements that have been made in all codes after 5.4.x and in 6.0 SP1 P7. A Change Control Authorization (CCA) is required for an NDU and you will need to reach out to your local Dell EMC field representative and discuss the planning of the VPLEX upgrade CCA action.
Security configure-certificates: Evaluation of <<security configuration-certificates>> failed.
cause: command execution failed.
cause: failed to configure certificates: (10, 'Error while creating ca certificates : Invaild Key-value pair in subject file /var/log/VPlex/cli/CACertSubjectInfo.txt\n\Error during CA Certificate creation. Please verify your certificate subject file. \n')
Issue:Running of the "configuration system-setup" command fails to configure security certificates as shown in the example below:
The /var/log/VPlex/cli/CACertSubjectInfo.txt file on the management server may have missing attributes.
During a VPLEX installation, while running the command "configuration system-setup"
Workaround: Sample output:
SUBJECT_LOCALITY=Hopkinton <-- this may be different or not listed
SUBJECT_COMMON_NAME=FNM00xxxxxxxxx <- if SN is missing please add
VPlexcli:/> health-check -l
Product Version: 5.5.2.04.00.01
Product Type: Metro
WAN Connectivity Type: IP
Hardware Type: VS2
Cluster Size: 1 engines
cluster-1: FNM00xxxxxxxxx <--
cluster-2: FNM00xxxxxxxxx <--
Exit the VPlexcli to get back to the management server if edits are needed.
If you need to add a serial number move the cursor so it is on the ' = ' symbol, then click the 'a' key. This will move the cursor one place and you will be in the "INSERT" mode indicated in the lower left corner of the screen.