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OpenManage Integration for VMware vCenter Version 5.2 User's Guide

Edit repository profile

  1. On the OMIVV home page, click Compliance & Deployment > Repository Profile > EDIT.
  2. On the Profile Name and Description page, edit profile name and description and then click NEXT.
  3. On the Profile Settings page, select Firmware or Driver.
    The following are applicable for driver repository profile:
    • Driver repository profile can have a maximum of 10 drivers. If more files are present, the selection of driver is random.
    • Only offline driver bundles (.zip files) are used.
    • Download and extract the offline driver bundles ( .zip files) and save to the shared location by providing the full path of the shared location. OMIVV automatically creates the catalog inside the OMIVV appliance. Driver bundles are available at
    • OMIVV requires write access to the CIFS or NFS.
    • Files within the subfolders are ignored.
    • Files exceeding 10-MB sizes are ignored.
    • Driver repository is applicable only for vSAN clusters.
  4. In the Repository Share Location area, perform the following tasks:
    1. Enter the repository share location (NFS or CIFS).
    2. For CIFS, enter the credentials.
      NOTE OMIVV supports only Server Message Block(SMB) version 1.0 and SMB version 2.0 based CIFS shares.
  5. To validate the catalog path and credentials, click BEGIN TEST.
    This validation is mandatory to continue further.
    Test connection results are displayed.
  6. Click NEXT.
    The Synchronize with repository location page is displayed.
  7. On the Synchronize with repository location page, select the Synchronize with repository location check box, and then click NEXT.
    To update only the profile name or review information, clear the Synchronize with repository location check box so that the catalog remains unchanged in OMIVV. For more information about synchronize with repository location, see Synchronize with repository location.
  8. On the Summary page, review the profile information, and then click FINISH.

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