When trying to update a VMware vCenter Server Appliance to 6.0 Update 1 via SSH, I ran into an authentication problem.
I logged into a VMware vCenter Server Appliance via SSH and tried to update it to 6.0 Update 1 by entering the following command:
Command> software-packages install --iso --acceptEulas
I was then requested to enter a password for
Command> software-packages install --iso --acceptEulas nobody's password:
The problem was that I logged in with a VMware SSO account,
Administrator@vsphere.local, and actually needed to login with the vCSA's
What is the
On Unix based systems like Linux, it is an account with limited permissions.