When trying to upgrade vsphere 5.5 from 5.1, the upgrade fails using the Simple Install method. It stops when trying to start services with error Service 'VMware Directory Service' failed to start. Verify you have sufficient permissions to start the system services. I click cancel and it rolls back the install.
I saw the article 'vSphere 5.5 Single Sign-On upgrade rolls back after importing Lookup Service data' and tried the registry tweak with no luck. The cert info for Subject Alternative Name is as follows...