If you installed the vCenter Hyperic server from the VMware yum repository to a RHEL virtual machine, the vCenter Hyperic server is configured to start automatically each time the virtual machine starts up.

If you installed the vCenter Hyperic server from a downloaded RPM, follow this procedure to start the vCenter Hyperic server as a daemon.

1

Log in to the vCenter Hyperic server host as root.

2

Open a terminal window and run the /etc/init.d/hyperic-hq-server start .