Wednesday, August 26, 2009

vSphere Web Access

After installing ESX4, Web Access service isn’t active. The vmware-webAccess service is off by default in ESX4.

To start it run the command

service vmware-webAccess start

Also, to check it run

service vmware-webAccess status


To enable VMware webAccess upon reboot, run the command:

chkconfig --level 345 vmware-webAccess on

To check run state, run the command

chkconfig --list vmware-webAccess

The output may be

vmware-webAccess 0:off 1:off 2:off 3:on 4:on 5:on 6:off