In-Place Upgrade failed with error 0x8007042B - 0x4000D

 

If you  see error code 0x8007042B - 0x4000D at 82-83% during In-Place upgrade from 2012 R2 to windows server 2016 or 2019.

Make sure, you have enough space in  C drive, always keep C drive space around 100GB free space before going for In-Place Upgrade.




vCenter Upgrade Plan Workflow

 



VMware vRealize Orchestrator | Aria Automation Installation and known issue troubleshooting | LCMVRAVACONFIG590003

Aria Automation Installation failing at Initialize vRealize Automation cluster with below error.

Issue – Error Code: LCMVRAVACONFIG590003

Cluster initialization failed on vRA.
vRA va initialize failed on : xxxx-xxxx-xxxx, 
Please login to the vRA and check /var/log/deploy.log file for more
information on failure. If its a vRA HA and to reset the load balancer,
set the ‘isLBRetry’ to ‘true’ and enter a valid load balancer hostname.



Default root password of  VMware vRealize Orchestrator Appliance is vmware

passwd -x 99999 root


  1. Log into the Appliance with SSH.

  2. Navigate to /opt/charts/vco/templates/

  3. Copy/Backup the deployment.yaml file using the command:

cp deployment.yaml /tmp/




  1. Edit the deployment.yaml file using your preferred editor (vi deployment.yaml).

  1. Locate the string:  init_run.sh

  2. Replace the text as follows.

Search for row that contains this text: init_run.sh:

command:

- "/bin/bash"

- "-c"

- "/init_run.sh"

Edit this row by just adding these two "sed" commands before /init_run.sh script. The row after editing should looks similar to this::
command:

- "/bin/bash"

- "-c"

- "sed -i 's/root:.*/root:x:18135:0:99999:7:::/g' /etc/shadow && sed -i

's/vco:.*/vco:x:18135:0:99999:7:::/g' /etc/shadow && /init_run.sh"


  1. Save the file

If you are deploying outside of vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to /opt/scripts/

  1. Execute the script: ./deploy.sh




If you are deploying through vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, follow these steps:

  1. Log back into Lifecycle Manager and 'Retry' the deployment that failed.  

  2. Installation should now progress as expected.


  1. Now configuration has completed


  1. Open below url 

https://demovro.ads.com/vco 



Click on Control Center

Login with root credential


Click Validate configuration



Validation completed successfully.



Now click configuration Authentication Provider



From drop down select vSphere

And enter vSphere details


Accept certificate and click save change


Click Register



Select default tenant and admin group


Click Save Changes




Now open vRealize orchestrator link 


https://demovro.ads.com/vco




Click start the Orchestrator client


And login with vSphere account that we have added in tenant.





Click Workflows

In search box type -> Add a vCenter Server Instance



Click Run and enter vCenter details that you want to add



Click user ID and password



Click on Additional Endpoints






vCenter -> Configuration -> click on Register vCenter Orchestrator




Click Run


Enter vCenter details and click Run






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