VMware Replication -- Renaming a VM and PSC
Posted on 2016-10-18
We have VMWare Replication setup between two site. My 2 questions are about renaming, though 2nd is independent of replication.
1. I need to rename a VM being replicated. (I also do Storage vMotion after that so all VM files take the new name.) My test has shown that renamed VM keeps getting replicated, but Recovery site does not take new name for VM's folder and files. How may I make naming consistent there with the source site?
2. How can name (or IP) of a PSC appliance be changed? Whenever I have done that, vCenter freezes, even though I use cmsso-util to point it to new name. I the end, I had to revert back to snapshot of PSC and vCenter that I had taken. Cannot find any articles on this subject.