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Scanning ESX hosts with agent upgrade checker fails with connection error in vCenter Server 4.x and 5.x (2036413)
- Host scan fails with connection error.
- The agent upgrade checker log file contains this warning:
[VCAgentU:Warning :P: 4] 2012-09-27 13:34:26.290 Certificate name OID.1.2.846.1135220.127.116.11="1236369588,564d776ds1726ds20496e632e", CN=hostname, Efirstname.lastname@example.org, OU=VMware ESX Server Default Certificate, O="VMware, Inc", L=Palo Alto, S=California, C=US does not match host name in VirtualCenter database.
To resolve this issue:
- Log in to the vCenter Server as Administrator.
- Under Steps to verify the host ssl certificates, click the Verified checkbox next to each host in Administration > vCenter Server Settings > SSL Settings.
- Click OK.
- Rescan the ESX hosts.
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