You can use cURL to pinpoint connectivity problems among the components of your vCloud Connector installation.

Log in to the appropriate instance as admin either through the console or with SSH. The default password is vmware. The following procedure tests all the connections in order. Use whichever segments are useful to you. Use the -x, --proxy <[protocol://]proxyhost> option if necessary.

You have installed your vCloud Connector server and nodes and they are powered on. You have any necessary proxy information.

1

Log in to the vCloud Connector server to test the server connections.

2

Test the connection between the vCloud Connector server and a vCloud Director cloud.

curl -k -v https://vcd-host/api/versions

3

Test the connection between the vCloud Connector server and a vCenter Server.

curl -k -v https://vc-host/mob

4

Test the connection between the vCloud Connector server and a vCloud Connector node.

curl -k -v https://node-host/agent/api/v2/org/org/version

5

Log in to the vCloud Connector node located in the vSphere internal cloud to test the node connections used in the copy path.

6

Test the connection between the vCloud Connector node and the vCenter Server.

curl -k -v https://vc-host/mob

7

Test the connection between the vCloud Connector node and the ESX host.

curl -k -v https://esx-host/mob

8

Test the connection between the vSphere vCC node and a vCloud Director vCC node outside the firewall.

curl -k -v https://node-host/agent/api/v2/org/org/version

9

Log in to the vCloud Director vCC node.

10

Test the connection between the vCloud Director vCC node and the vCloud Director cloud.

curl -k -v https://vcd-host/api/versions