IPv6 link in NetApp SMVI backup log

NetApp Virtual Storage Console is my favorite to manage and backup data on NetApp attached ESXi host, there is lot of benefits to secure VM data more efficient.

The installation is pretty simple, and very less resource it requires, you can even install it on a multi-role virtual machine. But the first headache maybe the backup log.…

The default report URL is IPv6 in NetApp Virtual Storage Console. You have to add parameter in wrapper.conf file manually. Here is detail steps:

This procedure has to be repeated after NetApp Virtual Storage Console is upgraded.

1) Shut down SMVI server (via Windows service).

2) Open the wrapper.conf in C:\Program Files\NetApp\Virtual Storage Console\smvi\server\etc

3) Locate section

 

Java Additional Parameters
wrapper.java.additional.1=-XX:MaxPermSize=128m
wrapper.java.additional.2=-Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote
wrapper.java.additional.3=-Dcommon.dir=.
wrapper.java.additional.4=-Dorg.apache.cxf.Logger=org.apache.cxf.common.logging.Log4jLogger

4) Add following line:

wrapper.java.additional.5=-Djava.net.preferIPv4Stack=true

5) Start SMVI server (via Windows service).

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