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How To Suppress SSH or ESXi Shell Warning in ESX 5.1

Typically you see a yellow triangle on your host

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along with the "Configuration Issues" warning under the "Summary" tab in vsphere client.  You can suppress this message from the vpshere client itself.

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1.  Log in to your host through vcenter or vsphere client.

2.  Click on "configuration", then click on "Advanced Settings" under Software section.

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3.  Scroll down on the left hand side until you see "UserVars", click on "UserVars" then scroll down on the right side until you see "UserVars.SuppressShellWarning" section.  Update the value from 0 to 1.

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4.  Your yellow triangle warning on your host should disappear.

5.  Done.

 

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