vSphere Diagnostic Tool

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Sphere Diagnostic Tool is a python script that runs diagnostic commands on the vCenter Server Photon Appliance to return useful troubleshooting data while running within the confines of the local environment with out upstream dependencies.

The tool itself is currently a set of self contained python and bash scripts that can perform the following tests for vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 or newer:

  • vCenter Basic Info
  • Lookup Service Check
  • AD Check
  • vCenter Certificate Check
  • Core File Check
  • Disk Check
  • vCenter DNS Check
  • vCenter NTP Check
  • vCenter Port Check
  • Root Account Check
  • vCenter Services Check
  • VCHA Check



Download the Sphere Diagnostic Tool in the following link, then upload it into vCenter Server Appliance with WinSCP.



You can get the report for reference after the script is executed successfully.

For details



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Thanks for sharing @victorwu, Iโ€™ve been tracking this fling since I saw it, looks promising, hopefully it gets merged into the wider product.

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Very interesting script and report.

Thanks for sharing @victorwu ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

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I saw this posted late last week and checked it out.ย  Very useful tool that hopefully VMware expands on in the future.

Thanks for the share.ย ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

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thx for sharing interesting.



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thx for sharing interesting.



So only for testing purpousesย ๐Ÿ˜…

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Thank you @victorwuย 

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Nice script! I had never heard about Fling before.
Interesting developments made by community!