After upgrading vCSA from 6.5 to 6.7, I reached error “Scan for Updates” .
Error:There are errors during the scan operation. Check the events and log files for details.
Cautions: It is a destrictive task. Ensure you have a backup or snapshots.
- Stop the VMware Update Manager Service:
service-control --stop vmware-updatemgr
- Run the following command to reset the VMware Update Manager Database:
vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 : /usr/lib/vmware-updatemgr/bin/updatemgr-util reset-db
vCenter Server Appliance 6.7: /usr/lib/vmware-updatemgr/bin/updatemgr-utility.py reset-db
- Run the following Command to delete the contents of the VMware Update Manager Patch Store
rm -rf /storage/updatemgr/patch-store/*
- Start the VMware Update Manager Service:
service-control --start vmware-updatemgr