The ansible ping module works just fine but when I start using Nutanix specific commands i get errors telling me that "no such file exists." What i did via the SSH connection, to the Nutanix Cluster Virtual IP Address meaning a CVM in the Nutanix cluster, using Nutanix Acropolis Command Line Interface (acli) and Nutanix Command Line Interface (ncli) was the following: List available network using the command: acli net.list; List available Images available using the following command ncli and acli commands have disruptive powers that can affect the entire cluster and incur data loss, please make sure you have a good understanding of that command before executing. Let’s connect again to the SSH session to the Nutanix Controller VM. Use the Get-help command to access the man pages. rsyslog-config set-status enable=false; Add a rsyslog server using the command which adds it … Provides extra abilities(commands) to manage AHV host networking, manual snapshot etc, Cannot manage Nutanix Cluster and so we have ncli. Run the following commands to add and remove the NICs from the NIC team. Please try again in a few minutes. nutanix@cvm$ sudo snmpwalk -v 3 -l authPriv -u SNMPUser -x AES -X AESPrivKeyExample -a sha -A SHAAuthKeyExample 127.0.0.1 .system Note: If you configure the transport method in Prism UI SNMP configuration window, ensure to use protocol UDP and port 161 for the snmpwalk command to work. If you eject the CD, you can manually mount the CD again by running the following nCLI command. For Windows VMs, in the command prompt, run the net stop "Nutanix Guest Tools Agent" && net start "Nutanix Guest Tools Agent" command. [Service Name] service is down on [ip] Run the "cluster start" command as below on CVM IP mentioned in the message. username: nutanix; password: nutanix/4u; To get an high level detail of the Nutanix cluster configuration we can issue the command: “ncli cluster get-params” The output in the screenshot shows the timezone is set to US/Pacific. (AHV) I know 'acli vm.list power_state=on' returns a list of vms across the cluster.... and I know i can do an 'acli vm.force_off [VM Name]' to shut those down. Sorry, our virus scanner detected that this file isn't safe to download. So from command line we can simply type: “ncli cluster set-timezone timezone=Europe/London”. nutanix@cvm$ cluster_start 3. The Nutanix Command Line Interface (NCLI) allows customers to control various configuration settings to enable more stringent security requirements. List all the NICs attached to a NIC team and adapters in the system. The aim of Domalab.com is sharing with the Community the knowledge and experience gained with customers, industry leaders and like minded peers. Enter your username or e-mail address. nutanix@cvm$ cluster_status 2. Run the following commands to recreate the NIC team. CVM Security Settings. https://github.com/AD-Code/Automation/blob/master/ansible/nutanix_cluster_baseline/tasks/configure_cluster/syslog_config.yml. cloud: Cloud. Run the following commands to check and set the jumbo frames. Set the jumbo frames. This pretty much concludes this quick article on how to choose a different Nutanix timezone using the command line. If yes, you can access the data that you are looking for using the link provided below.https://portal.nutanix.com/kb/000001553 For those who do not have access to Nutanix KB’s, I’m pasting few useful powershell commands for Hyper-V network management. nCLI Entities. Please try again in a few minutes. authconfig: Authentication Configuration. Instead of a name, can I use the UUID of the VM? If it fails, engage Nutanix Support. Remember this structure and you can use most of the Hyper-V commands. Default credentials are: To get an high level detail of the Nutanix cluster configuration we can issue the command: The output in the screenshot shows the timezone is set to US/Pacific. This will allow us to consolidate all the timestamps related to different tasks from the Host and Controller VMs. Another important aspect is with regards to Network Time Protocol as we already explored in this article on how to configure Nutanix Time Server. The Nutanix Command Line Interface (NCLI) allows customers to control various configuration settings to enable more stringent security requirements. Just for reference I have saved all the timezone values in a text file timezone. CLI Reference Conventions. It cannot be done with ncli, but can be done with acli: To do a graceful guest shutdown: acli vm.guest_shutdown (requires NGT on the VM).