OpenManage on vSphere 4


1. From download OMI-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-620-677.esx40.tar.gz or the latestest caompatible version of openmanage.

2. Transfer OMI-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-620-677.esx40.tar.gz to the ESX server…preferably into the /tmp directory using FastSCP or winscp.

3. Using putty, run this command from that directory: tar –zxvf OMI-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-620-677.esx40.tar.gz

4. Cd into the linux/supportscripts directory

5. Run ./ and follow the guided install.


#in the line com2sec notConfigUser default public

#change public to the string

# make sure #”smuxpeer .” #is at the end of the file

nano /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf

Run the following:

/sbin/service snmpd restart restart

/usr/sbin/esxcfg-firewall -e snmpd


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Hope it helps



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