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New KB articles published for week ending 12/13/14

Education

Using SHA1sum to verify the integrity of copied files (2099397)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware App Volumes

Enabling SSL communication on a App Volumes Agent (2091589)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Adding multiple App Volumes Managers to your App Volumes Agent (2091836)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Replacing App Volumes Manager SSL Certificate (2095969)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Collecting Diagnostic information for App Volumes (2095974)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Unable to connect App Volumes Broker Integration service to App Volumes Manager (2096168)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Configuring an AppStack to be attached via drive letter as a non-virtualised volume with VMware App Volumes (2095105)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Disabling HTTP communications from App Volumes Manager (2095972)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware ESX

Data drive is inaccessible after Windows GPO update (2097525)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Generating logs in ESXi 5.5.x fails with the error: PF Exception 14 in world 192407:localcli IP 0×0 when generating logs (2089312)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Windows 2012 data-duplication does not cleanup space on VMware thin provision disk (2096762)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Reconnecting a host to vCenter Server fails with the error: Rejected password for user vpxuser (2097171)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

ESXi 5.5 host fails with the purple diagnostic screen error: VSCSIFilter_GetFilterPrivateData (2099382)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware Fusion

Creating a raw disk VMDK and adding it to the Virtual machine in Fusion (2097401)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Automatic recovery fails to delete the virtual machine with the error: deletion inappropriate for this VM (2099717)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Multi-byte characters might not appear correctly in some remote applications when you use the IME with Horizon Client (2099475)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

ESXi hosts in NSX for vSphere 6.x fails to configure VXLAN Tunnel End Point when rebooted (2095767)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon

vRealize Operations for Horizon sizing guidelines (2098051)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Connecting VMware vShield Manager to vCenter Server 5.1 SSO lookup service fails with the error: Create vSM Solution User at SSO failed.:General failure (2097795)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

The vSphere Web Client does not report the correct date for certificate validity (2097933)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Virtual machines lose connectivity after enabling Port Mirroring on vSphere Distributed Switch (2099838)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Adding a Hyper-V host in VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager fails: An error occurred while trying to connect to the third-party host (2097921)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Verifying the connection to a remote Oracle Database from the vSphere vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) (2097937)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

The vSphere client shows the VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager server as disconnected (2097919)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Running modify install in the VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager on Windows server 2012 fails with the error: Setup requires User Access Control (UAC) to be disabled while changing the existing installation (2097033)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Performing a Recovery using the Web Client in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.8 reports the error: Failed to connect Site Recovery Manager Server(s) (2093902)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Site Recovery Manager 5.8.0.1 Express Patch Release (2096080)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Importing media into VMware Update Manager fails with the error: Cannot upload file, because it is an invalid package (2097168)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand

Incorrect Public IP cost on vCloud Air On-Demand EAP (2097802)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server

Advanced Services tab not appearing in VMware vRealize Automation 6 (2071618)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

vCloud Director 5.x and VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x interoperability guidelines (2096351)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

VMware vRealize Hyperic silent installation on Windows (2077647)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

VMware vRealize Hyperic – limitations of tcsadmin.sh put-file & get-file (2088152)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

Deleting platforms causes orphaned resources which in turn causes stack traces in the UI (2041115)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

VMware vRealize Hyperic fail to start collect metrics after new agent registration (2070806)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware View

With Horizon Client, on some HP thin clients, selecting a subset of monitors does not work (2099477)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

When using HTML Access, cursor size changes from big to small during a mouse click after toggling to high-resolution mode (2099481)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

In-place upgrade of View Agent 6.0.2 with scanner redirection is not supported (2097040)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Silent installation of View Agent fails with exit code 1603 (2097556)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Web services to View Connection Server can fail, preventing users from connecting to View desktops (2098062)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

When using the location-based printing feature of VMware Horizon, some printing preference settings cannot be saved (2099476)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Powering on virtual machines in VMware Virtual SAN 5.5 fails with error: Failed to create swap file (2097906)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vRealize Application Services

VMware vRealize Application Services 6.1 is unable to create AWS Cloud Provider Deployment Availability Zone (2097385)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Moving virtual machines between tiers in VMware vRealize Automation 4.5.x / 5.1.x (2037917)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Best practices for backing up vRealize Automation 6.x (2084085)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Clicking on the Infrastructure tab in the VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x fails with the error: Service Unreachable REPO404 (2095379)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Requesting an application from VMware vRealize Automation shows a blank New Request screen (2097801)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Multi-Machine provisioned resource or blueprint is stuck in the Disposing state and fails to complete in VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x and 6.1.x (2098320)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Adding the vRealize Automation machine owner to the local Administrator group in Windows when provisioning (2081190)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

How to retrieve IP address from AWS provisioned from vRealize Automation 6.x (2075186)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Disabling VMware Remote Console (VMRC) for vSphere machines (2097932)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Selectively turning off email alerts in VMware vRealize Automation 4.5.x / 5.1.x (2037929)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Tenants are not accessible after a reinstall of the vRealize Automation Center Identity Appliance or vCenter Server SSO. (2081462)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Restoring vRealize Automation 6.x from Backups (2084089)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

File System Collections in VMware vRealize Configuration Manager 5.x Fails to Transform (2094447)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Collector is not automatically trusted after upgrade from 5.4 to 5.7 or later (2097458)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Alerts fail when you change VCM from HTTP to HTTPS mode (2097460)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Installation of automated Unix and Linux agents of VCM fails with timeout issues (2097461)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Tool for Linux Agent RPM Generation (2099315)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Collection filter sets are imported repeatedly when related vSphere compliance contents are imported through the content wizard (2097457)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator

After changing vCenter SSL certificate results in “Error while retrieving data from Navigator” (2013817)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations for Horizon

Best practices for configuring vRealize Operations for Horizon when HA is enabled (2092874)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Adjusting the ARP cache on a vRealize Operations Manager remote collector node (2096607)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Desktop Agent in View Agent stops on RDS servers that have more than 60 sessions (2099061)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (vApp)

Upgrading licenses to VMware vRealize Operations for VMware Horizon 6.0 (2095210)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Data collection with a vRealize Operations Manager for Horizon adapter fails, despite valid license key. (2098066)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

How to configure vRealize Operations Manager SNMP Traps (2095759)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Configuring VMware vRealize Orchestrator 5.5.x database connection fails with the error: [Database Error] Cannot connect to jdbc:jtds:sqlserver://dbservername:port/databasename; instance=instancename. Invalid URL (2097638)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Using vCenter Single Sign-On High Availability with Orchestrator 5.5.2 (2099687)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vShield Edge

vShield Edge devices uses more than IP address (2096531)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Create a Compute-Only Cluster with Cloudera Manager Application Manager on Big Data Extensions (2097803)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Running replication job on a daily basis in vSphere Data Protection fails (2097177)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vSphere Management Assistant

vSphere Management Assistant 5.5 Patch 3 (5.5.0.3) (2094648)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Error occurs when test failover takes longer than the default timeout value (2085635)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Update sequence for vSphere 5.5 Update 1 and its compatible VMware products (2074936)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Creating and Configuring an Additional Disk for the workspace-va Virtual Machine to Support Large vPostgres Internal Databases (2097696)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware Workstation

VMX crash during power on with AMD open source driver (2086552)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Creating a shortcut to the virtual machine in VMware Workstation 11 (2097688)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 12/6/14

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201412401-BG: Updates esx-base (2096282)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141204001-no-tools (2096284)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

In an environment with Nutanix NFS storage, the secondary FT virtual machine fails to take over when the primary FT virtual machine is down (2096296)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-Update03: ESXi 5.1 Complete Update 3 (2086278)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141202001-no-tools (2086280)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141201001s-no-tools (2086282)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412101-SG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2086288)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201412001 (2088715)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412402-BG: Updates tools-light (2088884)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412405-BG: Updates scsi-mpt2sas (2088887)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412407-BG: Updates scsi-mptspi (2088889)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141204001-no-tools (2088893)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141201001s-standard (2088895)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware Compatibility Guide incorrectly mentions Hot Add Memory Feature support for Windows 2008 R2 Standard (2051653)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Summary tab of an ESXi host displays the error: No vmkcore disk partition available (2097174)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412401-BG: Updates esx-base (2088883)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412403-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2088885)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412404-BG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2088886)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412406-BG: Updates scsi-mptsas (2088888)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141204001-standard (2088891)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412101-SG: Updates esx-base (2088894)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141201001s-no-tools (2088896)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Windows 2008 R2 server displays blue diagnostic screen after upgrading the hardware version and vmtools. (2095497)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Additional Transparent Page Sharing management capabilities and new default settings in ESXi 5.5 Update 2d, ESXi 5.1 Update 3 and ESXi 5.0 Update 3d (2097593)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141202001-standard (2086279)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141201001s-standard (2086281)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412201-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2086283)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412202-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 tools-light vib (2086285)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412203-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 scsi-megaraid-sas vib (2086286)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201412001 (2096281)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141204001-standard (2096283)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: Device x:y.z is not a passthrough device (2097215)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Virtual SAN might report storage disks that are behind the SMC 2208 controllers in Pass-Through/JBOD mode as inaccessible (2097415)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Potential ESXi host failures when hot unplugging SSD disks backed by LSI controllers (2092959)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware Fusion

Licensing VMware Fusion 7.x, VMware Workstation 11.x and Player 7 Pro (2082115)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

 

VMware Horizon Flex

Comparison of Horizon FLEX and View Local Mode (2097619)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Selecting a Webform adaptor with attachments fails to export the Webform Data when creating an export package in ITBM (2096602)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Using a blank search fails to populate any results when creating an export package in ITBM (2097546)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware Player

VMware Player 7.x sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2081987)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Licensing VMware Player (2081997)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

System requirements for VMware Player (2084507)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Managing VMware Player in My VMware (2081977)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Upgrading from Player 6.x to Player 7.x (2081991)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Support sequential generation of MAC addresses (2097526)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Recovering from expired SSL Certificates in VMware vCenter Server 5.1 (2097692)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Host Profile application, creation, or compliance check fails: Error extracting indication configuration: (0, ‘Socket error: [Errno 111] Connection refused’) (2095055)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Reclaiming space on VMware Postgres (vPostgres) databases within the vCenter Server Appliance (2056448)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Starting the vCenter Server service on the vCenter Server Appliance fails with the error: Could not open file “pg_clog/0037″: No such file or directory; (2095699)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Historical tasks or events cannot be removed according to the configured specification in VCVA using vPostgres database deployment in VCVA 5.0.x or 5.1.x or 5.5.x (2096690)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Installating VMware vCenter Update Manager fails with the error: Error 1309: Error reading from file (2096885)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Adding a Cloud Provider in vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) Application Services fails with an error: Save failed. Owner business group ‘<Group Name>’ does not exist in the current tenant (2096752)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Cannot select the Add Endpoints option in IaaS, after installing a new vCloud Automation Center (2065897)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Deleting a Tenant in vCloud Automation Center 6.0. x fails (2076082)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

After upgrading VMware vCloud Automation Center users can view all machines in the inventory (2080756)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Publishing a deployment profile to VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Unable to find the specified business group in the organisation service (2095382)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Performing an Inventory data collection against vCloud Director or vCenter Server with vCloud Automation Center reports the warning: Null child found in collectedObject ID (2081301)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Setting the Kerberos token size for VMware vCloud Automation Center vCAC 6.x deployments (2095768)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Discovery of vSphere Virtual Machines in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails (2097062)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Removing a machine from Management in VMware vCloud Automation Center Suite 6.0.x (2077281)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Re-adding a virtual machine to the vCenter Server Inventory cannot be managed by vCloud Director (2096699)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware View

Installing the VMware View 6.0.x agent fails and reports the error: The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it (2094979)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

End users see a black box around the mouse pointer in Auto Revit application and cursor disappears with few other applications (2091398)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Actions column is empty in System Information page of the Configurator in Workspace (2096971)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware Workstation

VMware Workstation 11.x sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2081969)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Downgrading from VMware Workstation 11.x to VMware Workstation 10.x (2082119)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Uploading a Virtual machine to VMware vCloud Air from VMware Workstation (2097393)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Connecting to VMware vCloud Air using VMware Workstation (2097394)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Upgrading from VMware Workstation 10 to VMware Workstation 11 (2081971)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

VMware Fusion 7.x, VMware Workstation 11.x and Player Pro 7 FAQs (2082117)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Windows Host sound card device driver issue in Ubuntu VM on Windows VM (2086551)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Technology Guarantee and Subscription Fulfillment for VMware Workstation and Player Pro (2093259)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Supported host operating systems for VMware Workstation (2088579)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/29/14

Miscellaneous

Configuring a new Subscription Service (2094381)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Purchasing a New OnDemand Service with Subscription Credits (2094388)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Changing the Payment Method for an Existing OnDemand Subscription Service (2094393)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Modifying a Subscription Service During Renewal (2094400)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Configuring a Subscription Service Add-on order (2094482)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

SPP Configurator (2094491)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Expired SPP Funds (2094493)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Manage SPP Users (2094497)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

My Subscription Funds Dashboard (2094507)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Configuring Add-ons for an Existing Subscription Service (2094894)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware ESX

VMX has left the building (2097159)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: NVRAM write failure (2097213)

Date Published: 11/28/2014

Enable 3D Support option is greyed out in virtual machine video card settings (2092210)

Date Published: 11/24/2014

Virutal machine with multiple user login session fails with the error: GuestRpc: Channel X, conflict: guest application toolbox-dnd tried to register, but it is still registered on channel Y (2096392)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Viewing all the published reports and the template that was used as the source in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2079653)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Performing a vMotion of VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Firewall, virtual machines lose network connectivity for 30 seconds (2096529)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware Service Manager

Reopened Conditional Branch Tasks in VMware Service Manager uses previous rules irrespective of the changes done within the leading Tasks or Workflows (2058010)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)

vRealize Operations Manager Sizing Guidelines (2093783)

Date Published: 11/24/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Adding a PowerShell host using Kerberos fails with the error: send message on http://host name or ip:5985/wsman error , document in <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> (2045437)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

Unable to serialize object of class error that occurs when workflows serialize greater than 64k of data in vCenter Orchestrator (2063502)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Unable to administer vCenter Single Sign-On after adding a User Group and individual users from a Directory Service (OpenLDAP or Active Directory) (2095342)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

vSphere Web Client integration plugin installation fails with the error: Error – Installation package corrupted (2096175)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

VMware vCenter Support Assistant HTTP login pages do not redirect to HTTPS (2095565)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Collecting VMware vCloud Automation Center UI performance data using Firefox with Firebug and NetExport (2074661)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

Configuring Active Directory with vCenter Server SSO for Windows fails with the error: Error processing request: #012Command execution failed with unexpected error: null (2096617)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

Requesting a machine from the Self-Service Request Machine page fails with the application error (2086121)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

Adding a tenant via the Administration screen in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails (2093436)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware vCloud Connector

Signing the SSL certificates for the VMware vCloud Connector Server and Node Appliance webpages (2073024)

Date Published: 11/28/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Customizing the VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x user interface using CSS (2091628)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware View

The Event database performance in VMware View 6.0.x is extremely slow (2094580)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Unable to accept View connection server SSL Certificate in VMware Workspace Portal (2096530)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/22/14

 

VMware ESXi

Deploying vShield Endpoint through Auto Deploy on vCloud Networking and Security 5.x (2092873)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Troubleshooting vShield Endpoint performance issues with anti-virus software (2094239)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

ESXi stops responding with error: PageRetire:1181:Cannot access MPN 0xbdfe6 in range 0xbdfe6, 0xbdfe7 (2094868)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Virtual machines running on VMware ESXi 5.5 with vShield endpoint activated get into a hung state during snapshot operations (2095445)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Troubleshooting vShield Endpoint with VMware vCloud Networking and Security and NSX for vSphere (2094261)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Linux guest message.log file shows: vmsvc [warning] [guestinfo] RecordRoutingInfo: Unable to collect IPv4 routing table (2094561)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

VMXNET3 network adapter displays incorrect name after installing VMware Tools (2086723)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Adding a disk to the ESXi host fails with the error: Call “HostStorageSystem.ComputeDiskPartitionInfo” for object “storageSystem” on ESXi failed (2088707)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

The hp-ams process does not stop when restarting ESXi management agents on HP ProLiant G5, G6 and G7-series servers (2094618)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Mellanox CIM Provider for ESXi 5.5 (2096255)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

Mirage Gateway is Down on Mirage Console in an environment with Static Network Address Translation (SNAT) involved (2094882)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Logging in to the vCenter Server through the vSphere Web client fails after upgrading vCloud Networking and Security to NSX for vSphere 6.x (2094106)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Storage vMotion of NSX Edge Appliances (2094582)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Selecting a teaming policy with prepared VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x clusters (2094104)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

NSX Manager on-demand backup fails with the error: Status code 415 Unsupported Media Type (2094596)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Relocating the VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager database (2053568)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

Configuring HTTP platform service for monitoring VMware vCenter Hyperic Server fails with the error: 404 error (2094089)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

Cannot create User defined services with VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.8.x (2092327)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View

Modifying the logging verbosity for the vCenter Operations for Horizon desktop agent (2054093)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

How to obtain the Audit Report values using Postgres queries in vCenter Operations Manager 5.x vApp Standard or lower version (2091111)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager fails to show data for the Health charts in the dashboard section but reports the number (2091076)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

vCenter Operations Manager 5.x Debug and Logging (2094102)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Changing admin users password in Custom UI of vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.3 fails with Java error – Filter execution threw an exception (2094188)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

How to delete an dashboard by a user without having the permission to delete (2094411)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Using Single Sign-On authentication on a remote Orchestrator server might cause problems with the Multi-Node plug-in (2095701)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Unable to run the workflow against the network if the objects are more than 100 (2095800)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Virtual Distributed Switches (vDS) cannot be imported to vCenter Server 5.5 using the Virtual Distributed Switches (vDS) backup/restore functionality (2086626)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

After upgrading to vCenter Server 5.5 Update 2, the debug.log file of syslog collector is growing without limit (2094175)

Date Published: 11/17/2014

VMware VirtualCenter Server memory usage grows when VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.8 is in use (2094879)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

A certificate warning is generated when accessing VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager in the vSphere Client (2070747)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Using the New-DeployRule command in Auto Deploy server fails with the error: Cannot process argument transformation on parameter item (2094260)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Using the vCenter Server Client 5.5 to login, search, or sort the inventory fails with the error: Unable to connect to web services to execute query (2095897)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 CPU usage is 100% when using VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.5 (2075172)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Re-pointing and re-registering VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5.x and components (2094888)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Recovering virtual machines in SRM fail with the error: java.lang.NullPointerException (2094612)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air

Ports needed for provisioning into vCloud Air using vCloud Automation Center (2094880)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

OVF fails to upload to cloud in VMware vCloud Air with Internal error Contents too long (2094271)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Users don’t see catalog items if they have been added to the entitlement through an Active Directory group in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2074532)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Optimizing IaaS Performance by Tuning IIS for vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2095760)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Product name is skewed on the login screen after upgrading to VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.1.x (2091309)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Using JXplorer to update the LDAP string for an identity source for VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2077170)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Windows 2008 R2 and windows 2012 timezone gets reset to GMT during the sysprep process in vCloud Director 5.5.x (2091397)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Creating a virtual machine inside a vApp in VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: The operation failed because no suitable resource was found (2094410)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

An extra IP address is allocated from the IP pool when you move or copy a vApp template between catalogs (2094808)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Setting a new password and customization fails in Windows 2012 guest operating system (2091396)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

vShield App Firewall generates a 0 byte (uncompressed) log file when collected from vShield Manager 5.5.3.1 (2094189)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Installing VMware vShield App or VMware vShield Endpoint in VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.x fails with error: Invalid Operation: Page Cannot Be Displayed (2075601)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

vSphere Datastore resources are not monitored in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server 5.x (2069039)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware View

Accessing to View desktop fails temporarily when DST time changes occur (2094807)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Configuring the security server in VMware Horizon View fails with the error: The certificate is not applicable because it is for a secure gateway instance where SSL offloading has been configured (2092976)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Attempts to create an HDP cluster without resetting the Ambari server fail (2094600)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Connecting to VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.8 through SSH fails with the error: Access Denied (2095178)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.x stops sending email reports after daylight saving time (DST) change (2096047)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Troubleshooting vSphere Data Protection plugin fails with an internal error: Error #1009 (2094273)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Migration of VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) to another vCenter Server instance (2092230)

Date Published: 11/17/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Comparing the VMware vSphere Web Client and VMware vSphere Client (Desktop) capabilities (2095050)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/15/14

Desktop

Provisioning View desktops fails with the error: Master VM or replica no longer exists in the datastore (2091367)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

 

My VMware

How to redeem Promotion Activation Codes (2095152)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Attempting to power on a restored virtual machine fails with the error: An error was received from the ESX host while powering on VM Guest_recovered. (2058681)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

VMware support for the Atlantis USX Storage Virtual Appliance (2094774)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

Discontinuing NetQueue Support in the igb Driver Since ESXi 5.5 and Later (2090693)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

Managing vSphere Production Datacenter and View Environment with single VMware vCenter Server instance (2092926)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

Deploying Linux virtual machines fails on guest customization and reports the error: An error occurred while customizing VM virtual_machine. For details reference the log file <No Log> in the guest OS (2094397)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

Updated VMmark 2.x templates to address the Shellshock vulnerability (2094901)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

 

VMware Horizon Air

PCoIP and HTML Access users with expired passwords are unable to change their passwords in VMware Horizon Air (2094610)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

PCI or vulnerability scans of PCoIP Secure Gateway fail (2093640)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

Recompose tasks on view desktops do not start (2094797)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Saving or committing flow changes in the VMware IT Business Management Suite fails with the error ORA-01652: unable to extend temp segment by 64 in tablespace TEMP on operator (2070912)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Distributed Firewall Rules in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.0.x continues to apply with virtual machines even if VMware Tools is stopped or removed (2084048)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

Deploying VXLAN through Auto Deploy and VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2092871)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

After upgrading vShield Manager to NSX for vSphere Manager, traffic loss is seen on the ESXi cluster (2094657)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware Service Manager

Custom lists does not appear when adding a binding to a transform in VMware Service Manager (2056824)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

Viewing group of services as a logical application in VMware vCenter Hyperic Server fails (2092046)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

Hyperic Sharepoint 2007 shows as unavailable in VMware vCenter Hyperic Server 5.8.x (2094890)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

vRealize Operations Manager 6.x is inaccessible, status of all nodes is Waiting for Analytics to Start” (2093903)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

Exception processing metrics for VMware Distributed Virtual Switch (DVS) (2094899)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon

vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon Broker Agent stops sending updates to the View adapter (2092867)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

Pairing the VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon broker agent fails with the error: Failed to pair certificates with View adapter (2093896)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

Unexpected licensing watermarks appear in the vCenter Operations Manager Custom user interface (2095183)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

vCloud Automation Center Cafe plug-in disappears after restarting the vCenter Orchestrator service (2094023)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

Adding a SQL database to the VMware vCenter Orchestrator inventory using a windows domain account fails and reports the error: Login failed for user – Attempting to use an NT account name with SQL Server Authentication (2057687)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Deploying an OVF Template fails with the error: Error uploading file to server. Capacity of uploaded disk is larger than requested (2094607)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

Adding a virtual machine to the resource pool displays warning related to resource share (2018880)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

VMware vCenter Server fails with an error: Attempt to fetch logical page (1:981035) in database 6 failed (2094096)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

Cannot log in to VMware vCenter Server after upgrading to 5.5 (2093876)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Logging in to the remote VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager server fails and reports the error: Cannot increment number of connections to <cs p:0000000006c37920, TCP:VC-hostname:80> as max connections (50) already in use (2079197)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

vCenter Support Assistant PhoneHome Query Catalog (2095054)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Installing or configuring VMware vCloud Automation Center 5.x displays error: This implementation is not part of the Windows Platform FIPS validated cryptographic algorithms. (2061369)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

vSphere Distributed Switch is not collected when data collection is run from VMware vCloud Automation Center (2064189)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

Adding an Advanced Service Endpoint in vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x fails with the error: Internal Error An internal error has occurred (2071041)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

When installing Distributed Execution Managers or Proxy Agents in VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC), you receive a pop-up in the Windows Installer msiexec help window (2075933)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

Provisioning of vCloud Director vApps from the vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: VCloud Customize VM failed for vApp: (2077101)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

DEM Workers or Orchestrator changes between Offline and Online (2085628)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

Computers are not cleaned up when the Active Directory plug-in is joined to a different domain than VMware vCloud Automation Center or IaaS (2089088)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

Cloning a virtual machine in vSphere using vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Index was outside the bounds of the array (2080390)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

You experience a delay when viewing Business Groups in the vClould Automation Center, with the error: Application Error (2086140)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

When a machine lease is extended, the user can extend the lease beyond the normal restrictions of the blueprint. (2073019)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

Running an inventory data collection in vCloud Automation Center 6.0 fails with error: Object reference not set to an instance of an object (2073676)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

Retrieving specification for https://com.vmware.vcbm.vcbm.plugin.vproxy/vcbm-gadget.xml on IT Business Manager Standard fails with HTTP error 400 (2077919)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

Troubleshooting Windows guest agents in vCloud Automation Center (2078381)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

When an Approval Policy is set to Inactive in vCloud Automation Center it disappears (2081050)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.1 database upgrade using the DbUpgrade tool fails with the error: Connection refused (2093890)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Connector

Templates in subfolders do not display when adding folders to Content Library in vCloud Connector 2.0 (2037319)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Instantiating a vApp template workflow fails with TypeError: Cannot find function getReference (2048142)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

Deployment of vApp fails in VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x with the error: DV portgroup <dvs.pg.uuid> is not found in the inventory after creation (2092685)

Date Published: 11/13/2014

VMware vCloud Director 5.5 Configuration Maximums (2060571)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

 

VMware vFabric Postgres Standard Edition

Extending the root disk on the VMware Postgres (vPostgres) 9.2.X appliance (2094827)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

 

VMware View

Launching remote hosted application fails with the error: You are not entitled to that desktop application (2091336)

Date Published: 11/12/2014

When attempting to deploy linked clones using VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) you receive the error: Unable to connect to PBM sub system PB may be down (2094412)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

 

VMware vShield

vShield Manager logs display error: SSO Configuration Task on VSM failed (2092364)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

 

VMware vShield Endpoint

Update sequence for vSphere 5.0 and its compatible VMware products (2094760)

Date Published: 11/11/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Connecting to the vSphere Data Protection appliance fails with the error: An internal error has occurred – Error #1009 (2092233)

Date Published: 11/10/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Affects of using the Reset to Factory Defaults button in VMware vSphere Web Client (2095032)

Date Published: 11/14/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/8/14

 

My VMware

Cannot see all your accounts in the VMware vCloud Air OnDemand Services sign up page (2074540)

Date Published: 11/8/2014

 

Socialcast

Backing up to SMB shares fails in Socialcast On Premise (2092876)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Applying the ESXi host profile fails with the error: Error while setting firewall configuration for VSANVP (2092598)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

Network TX and RX transfer rate performance statistics for virtual machines are reversed in VMware ESXi 5.5 (2092935)

Date Published: 11/7/2014

Collecting diagnostic information for vShield Endpoint and NSX Guest Introspection MUX VIB (2094267)

Date Published: 11/8/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Restarting of the VMware Horizon View virtual machines results in the error: This virtual machine might have been moved or copied (2094318)

Date Published: 11/5/2014

Disabling SSLv3 connections over HTTPS to View Security Server and View Connection Server (2094442)

Date Published: 11/6/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Virtual machines lose VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x routing services after vMotion (2094105)

Date Published: 11/8/2014

NSX Manager logs reports the error: Unexpected exception resolving reference java.sql.SQLException: org.postgresql.Driver every 10 minutes (2094181)

Date Published: 11/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

When installed on Oracle database VMware VirtualCenter Server service fails with the error: cannot insert NULL into (“VPXADMIN”.”VPX_ACCESS”.”PRINCIPAL”) (2093081)

Date Published: 11/5/2014

Entering Maintenance mode on a ESXi host reports the warning: The requested operation may cause the cluster to violate its configured failover level for high availability (2093637)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

VMware vCenter Server fails when adding a host or portgroup to a DVS (2091185)

Date Published: 11/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

How to retrieve SSL Certificates for Site Recovery Manager (SRM) (2085018)

Date Published: 11/7/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Network profile is not assigned to new virtual machines in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.1 (2093057)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

Experiencing slow login times and intermittent failures across Advanced Service Designer, Application Director or vCloud Automation Center (2093469)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Operating virtual machines in a specific vApp in the vCloud Director UI displays the error: No row with the given identifier exists (2089857)

Date Published: 11/6/2014

 

VMware View Manager

VMware Horizon View latest issues (2087257)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

 

VMware vShield App

vShield upgrade from 5.5.2 to 5.5.2.1 does not show upgrade option for VMware vShield App service virtual machine (2090348)

Date Published: 11/6/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Template node powers on when you power on the vApp after an upgrade to version 2.0 (2088706)

Date Published: 11/5/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Checking the vSphere Data Protection (VDP) used capacity from command line (2093577)

Date Published: 11/5/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Add AirWatch Applications to VMware Workspace Portal Catalog and Enable SAML for Authentication in AirWatch (2094611)

Date Published: 11/7/2014

Setting Up Workspace and AirWatch for Single Sign-on to Workspace from AirWatch Managed Mobile Devices (2094613)

Date Published: 11/7/2014

Using embedded vPostgres in Production for VMware Workspace Portal VA 2.1 (2094258)

Date Published: 11/3/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/1/14

Grails

Test in Stg 10/30 @ 6.50. PM Licensing (2093872)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Test in Stg 10/30 @ 6.53 PM FKM (2093873)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

Miscellaneous

Test in Stg 10/30 @ 6.44 PM CS (2093871)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

Socialcast On Premise v2

MySQL Slave replication stops in Socialcast On Premise with the error: Error running query, slave SQL thread aborted. Fix the problem, and restart the slave SQL thread with “SLAVE START”. We stopped at log ‘mysql-bin.002079′ position 203042342 (2070132)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

Monitoring outbound mail activity in Socialcast On Premise (2073867)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

Deleting duplicate group streams for a specified group in Socialcast On Premise (2092431)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

Spring Web Flow

Test in Stg 10/30 @ 6.56 PM Infrastructure (2093874)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20141004001-standard (2084615)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201410001 (2084619)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi-5.1.0-20141001001s-standard (2084755)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410403-BG: Updates mptspi device drivers (2089879)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410405-BG: Updates mpt2sas device drivers (2089881)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410406-BG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2089882)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410401-BG: Updates esx-base (2084608)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410402-BG: Updates tools-light (2084612)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20141004001-no-tools (2084617)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201410101-SG (2084754)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi-5.1.0-20141001001s-no-tools (2084757)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201410404-BG: Updates mptsas device drivers (2089880)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

Citrix NetScaler virtual machine with e1000 vNIC lose network connectivity after applying patches from 5.5U2-Rollup ISO (2092809)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

Installing Microsoft Windows 8.1 or Server 2012 R2 ISO image fails with: Error Code: 0x000000C4 (2092828)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5.x host fails with purple diagnostic screen with vDGA after Windows guest operating system fails with a blue diagnostic screen (2092964)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

Changing the default Pool timeout policy (2092979)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Pool idle session timeout forces log off of an active user on Horizon DaaS Windows Server/VDI personal desktops (2093276)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Finding the virtual machines that are associated with a Replica (2088582)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

View Administration page takes too long to load Pool information (2050930)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

Authenticating through VMware Horizon View Client fails with the error: The view connection server authentication failed. failed retrieving desktops (2092730)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

Entrust Prompts do not Display Correctly with VMware Horizon View 5.3.0 to 5.3.3 (2092967)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware Horizon View Client

Remediation of VMware Horizon View Time Zone redirection feature for Linux Clients after Russian Time Zone changes (2093286)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Troubleshooting and fixing performance issues after migrating or provisioning from Windows XP to Windows 7 in VMware Horizon Mirage (2092715)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Creating logical switches fails in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x with the error: Error while waiting for the port group to be created (2086672)

Date Published: 10/29/2014

Understanding MTU on VMware NSX for vSphere (2093324)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Starting one or more data collectors fails in VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager after a system reboot (2058528)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

The /data file system fails to mount after adding a new disk to the UI VM or the Analtyics VM (2041963)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

Reducing the number of callstack logs for VMware vCenter Operations Manager processes (2053757)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

How to add a new Identkey/Identvalue pair to the existing General SQL Adapter resources in vCenter Operations Manager (2047711)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View

Collecting View Desktop statistics for VMware Horizon View using VMware vCenter Operations Manager fails (2048219)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Starting the VMware vCenter Orchestrator service on Windows System fails with the error: Error 1067 (2092222)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Fixing SDKTypeConvertor_server related errors in vCenter Orchestrator 5.5.2 (2093444)

Date Published: 10/29/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

VMware vCenter Server shows a stale vSphere standard port group, which is no longer in use (2091999)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Updates to the Russian Time Zone changes in the vCenter Server Appliance (2092554)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Unable to create a protection group in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4.x and 5.x (2009622)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

Initiating a reprotect operation in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) fails with the error: Protection Group ‘<Protection_Group_Name>’ has protected VMs with placeholders which need to be repaired (2087637)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Installing VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) Design Center fails and reports the error: Error 1603 (2074106)

Date Published: 10/29/2014

Adding or removing resources from managed virtual machine in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x does not affect the cost of the related machine (2079507)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

The VMware vCloud Director data collector is in a failed state on the vCenter Chargeback Manager System Health page (2058301)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Connecting VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x to vCenter Server fails with the error: javax.net.ssl.SSLPeerUnverifiedException: peer not authenticated (2087377)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Updating an External Network IP Address range in vCloud Director fails with the error: IP address is in use. (2089652)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

Migrating the VMware vCloud Director SQL Database to another server (2092706)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

Cannot expand an Edge Gateway in VMware vCloud Director (2092719)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

Incorrect CPU or Memory allocation statistics for pay-as-you-go org vDC in vCloud Director 5.5 (2087709)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

Customizing the VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x user interface using Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) (2093493)

Date Published: 10/29/2014

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

End of Support Life for VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.1.x (2093595)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware View

Applications with shortcuts to an executable on network share are not discovered by VMware View (2093131)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Logging in with the VMware View Client using the Log In as Current User Feature fails with the message: Unable to logon as current user (2093288)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

Persistent disk is mapped to a different mount point from the desired point (2092531)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

In Big Data Extensions 2.0, running config-distro.rb script to create a tarball-based HDP 1.3.2 distribution returns an error (2092363)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware vSphere Client Plug-ins

Test in Stg 10/30 @ 6.59 PM SDK/API (2093875)

Date Published: 10/30/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Running a backup verification job in VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.x fails (2091747)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection restore fails with the error: XXX com.vmware.vdp2.server.error.22297.formatOnVm not found XXX (2091100)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

 

VMware vSphere PowerCLI

PowerCLI Set-CDDrive cmdlet fails with the error: “Device ‘ide1:0′ already exists.” (2092716)

Date Published: 10/28/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Slow Replication Performance on vSphere Replication Virtual Machines with 4 vCPU (2087780)

Date Published: 10/31/2014

 

VMware vSphere Update Manager

VMware vSphere Update Manager 5.x fails to download patches and scan a host (2092434)

Date Published: 10/27/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 10/25/14

Socialcast
Socialcast log format and sources for use with central syslog logging servers (2077010)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

Socialcast H.0 On Premise
Verifying firewall rules against network port usage for Socialcast On Premise (2091062)
Date Published: 10/20/2014

Socialcast On Premise v2
Polling the Ping endpoint to determine cluster health of Socialcast On Premise using HTTP (2058653)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
Rerunning failed database migrations during a Socialcast On Premise update (2073354)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware ESXi
Cloning a virtual machine with snapshots results in new virtual machine disks being named as snapshots 00000..-flat.vmdk (2059505)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Performing cold migration to other datastores or cloning of a virtual machine fails when using NetApp NFS storage in cluster-mode with VAAI enabled (2089357)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
ESXi host fails with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the resets the LSI firmware (2090040)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Unmounting a datastore using VMware vSphere Client on a VMware ESXi 5.5 host, Build 1892794, fails with the error: Cannot unmount volume datastore_name because file system is busy. Correct the problem and retry the operation (2090910)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
After applying the host profile successfully, host profile shows as non compliant with the error: Did not find mapping for ip x.x.x.x in /etc/hosts file on the host (2091958)
Date Published: 10/22/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Contents of the published report used in dashboard are shifted to left when Group By field is removed from report template (2091667)
Date Published: 10/23/2014

VMware IT Business Manager Standard
Registering VMware IT Business Management Standard (ITBM) 1.x with vCAC 6.1 fails with the error: Failed to get host IP address configuration, ensure it is configured (2090731)
Date Published: 10/20/2014

VMware Mirage
Upgrading VMware Horizon Mirage Management server to new version fails to upgrade database with the error: Unable to Upgrade Database (2089174)
Date Published: 10/23/2014
Mirage Management/Mirage Server Service fails with the error: Database error System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException: Cannot open Database “MirageDB” requested by the login: (2091991)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware NSX for vSphere
VMware NSX distributed firewall rule logging does not capture Layer-3 rule matches when a Layer-2 rule logging is configured (2091385)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
VMware NSX Manager virtual appliance installation fails with the error: Operation timed out (2091386)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Configuring syslog server for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x controllers (2092228)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware ThinApp
Launching a ThinApp from the VMware Horizon Workspace portal fails with error: Failed to launch <app> Package is not installed (2081613)
Date Published: 10/22/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
VMware vCenter Chargeback DataCollector-Embedded service fails with the error: Service Unavailable (2054179)
Date Published: 10/24/2014

Logging into the VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager fails with the error: Could not initialize CbServerManager (2058526)
Date Published: 10/24/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
General SQL Loader resources that are manually removed are not re-discovered and imported through auto-discovery in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (2047472)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Determining which vCenter Server provides a license to vCenter Operations Manager (2047480)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
How to configure multiple network interfaces on the UI VM (2048139)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Top-N Analysis widget does not update properly in VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.7 (2053877)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Rebuilding the Capacity IQ (CIQ) Metric Cache when it is inaccurate (2087658)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
The number of Deployed or Powered On virtual machines is not accurate in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (2048783)
Date Published: 10/24/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Redirecting logs to a new location after installation of VMware vCenter Orchestrator 5.x (2091951)
Date Published: 10/23/2014

VMware vCenter Server
After installing Microsoft Russian Time Zone Fix, guest operating system customization do not show updated time zones (2092975)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Supported host operating systems for VMware vCenter Server installation (2091273)
Date Published: 10/21/2014
Adding a vCenter Server to VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager fails with the error: Invalid vCenter Server database (2060199)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Linux virtual machines fail to start after being protected with Fault Tolerance (2092006)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Updating the VMware vCenter vSphere Update Manager 5.5 to 5.5 Update 2b fails with the error: The Wizard was interrupted before VMware vSphere Update Manager could be completely installed (2092290)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
Performance chart time shows incorrect values (2092362)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Storage vMotion in virtual machines with Advanced Option Latency Sensitivity of High in ESXi 5.5 fails with the error: Failed to power on VM (2092437)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Logging in to the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Error: RSL https://vCenterIP/vsphere- client/locales/rsl/flex-common-lib-5.5.0.swf failed to load. Error : 2032 (2092120)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
After upgrading to vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 Update 2, pg_log file reports this error: WARNING: there is already a transaction in progress (2092127)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Accessing VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) GUI generates continuous and immediate log-in prompts to remote vCenter Server (2090370)
Date Published: 10/23/2014
Site Recovery Manager 5.5.1.4 Express Patch Release (2092268)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
Upgrading SRM 5.5.x to 5.8.x fails to provide option to preserve existing data (2092234)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
Uninstalling then reinstalling Site Recovery Manager 5.8 resets the embedded vPostgres database (2092565)
Date Published: 10/22/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
New Machine(s) added to an existing multi-machine provisioned blueprint complete but do not attach to the provisioned blueprint (2074497)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Configuring log rotation by file size in the VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) appliance (2087160)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
Routed Network ranges show Allocated after all the associated provisioning are destroyed (2089335)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
All virtual machines are destroyed regardless of their archive date when a Multi-Machine vSphere deployment expires in vCloud Automation Center 5.2.x (2061252)
Date Published: 10/22/2014
Changing reservations on a machine with a disabled blueprint fails with the error: Object reference not set to an instance of an object (2061286)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
Logging in to the vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x as administrator@vsphere.local the Tenant page never loads (2079381)
Date Published: 10/20/2014
NSX6 Transport Zone does not display in the Reservation screen (2089483)
Date Published: 10/21/2014
The Use Windows session authentication feature in the vCloud Automation Center login screen fails when using a DNS CNAME Alias for the Identity Appliance (2090617)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Preparing a host for VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: java.net.UnknownHostException (2092788)
Date Published: 10/23/2014

Best Practices for guest OS customization in VMware vCloud Director (2092523)
Date Published: 10/20/2014

VMware vCloud Director for Service Provider
A vCloud Director 5.6 installation includes unused built-in rights (2091709)
Date Published: 10/24/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
L4 mode cannot be utilized in conjunction with connection persistence in vShield Edge Load balancers (2090337)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vFabric SQLFire
Pivotal SQLFire End of Availability (EOA) (2092350)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware View
Installing VMware View Composer fails with the error: The database specified is not supported by VMware View Composer (2090208)
Date Published: 10/24/2014
When using PCoIP to connect to a Windows 8/8.1 desktop, scaling causes the mouse cursor to stick in the top left corner (2091251)
Date Published: 10/20/2014

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
The Create cluster process fails when you run an HBase performance job (2090099)
Date Published: 10/20/2014

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Get-ErrorReport does not work in 64-bit PowerShell sessions (2092079)
Date Published: 10/21/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
vSphere Replication 5.5.1.4 Express Patch Release (2092270)
Date Published: 10/22/2014

VMware vSphere Web Client
Unable to open a virtual machine console using the vSphere Web client in VMware vCenter Server 5.5 update 2 (2091966)
Date Published: 10/22/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 10/18/14

Desktop

Launching a View Hosted App or Desktop from VMware Workspace Portal fails with the error: The host name in the certificate is invalid or does not match (2091893)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

Socialcast H.0 On Premise

Collecting diagnostic information for Socialcast On-Premise cluster (2090812)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware ESX

VMware Products and CVE-2014-3566 (POODLE) (2092133)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware ESXi

vSphere 5.1 and vSphere 5.5 changes default Path Selection Policy from VMW_PSP_FIXED to VMW_PSP_RR for EMC arrays using VMW_SATP_ALUA_CX and VMW_SATP_SYMM Storage Array Type Plugins (SATP) (2033122)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410401-BG: Updates esx-base (2087359)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410403-BG: Updates sata-ahci (2087361)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410405-BG: Updates tools-light (2087363)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141004001-no-tools (2087366)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410406-BG: Updates net-vmxnet3 (2088160)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

ESXi 5.5.x host experiences a purple diagnostic screen with vDGA after Windows guest operating system fails with a blue screen (2091098)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

Powering off a suspended virtual machine in vCloud Director fails with the error: The operation could not be performed because the object is in an invalid state (2091968)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Additional Transparent Page Sharing management capabilities in ESXi 5.5 patch October 16, 2014 and ESXi 5.1 and 5.0 patches in Q4, 2014 (2091682)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

What is the required vSphere version to configure VSAN and what to do if I already used older builds (2086656)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201410001 (2087358)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410402-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2087360)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410404-BG: Updates xhci-xhci (2087362)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141004001-standard (2087364)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201410101-SG: Updates esx-base (2087368)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141001001s-standard (2087369)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141001001s-no-tools (2087371)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Revert to current snapshot fails with the error: The object or item referred to could not be found on Windows virtual machines with quiesce option selected (2091456)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

How ESXi 5.5 determines the order in which names are assigned to devices (2091560)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

Support statement for 512e and 4K Native drives for VMware vSphere and VSAN (2091600)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

 

VMware Fusion

Installing OS X 10.10 Yosemite as a guest operating system in VMware Fusion (2082109)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Replicating VMware Horizon View Connection server fails with the error: Insufficient attributes were given to create an object (2091974)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Installing VMware Blast fails with the error: Failed to communicate with LDAP server (2089509)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Configuring Citrix Netscaler VPX Express for load balancing VMware View (2090486)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

 

VMware Horizon Workspace

Accessing ThinApp Packages in streaming mode fails (2090838)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Configuration changes to the NSX Edge appliance fails with the error: id to load is required for loading (2091379)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Clicking NSX Home in the vSphere Web Client reports the error: NSX Manager Internal Error. Review the NSX Manager log for details or contact your administrator – Unexpected Status Code 503 (2091369)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

VMware NSX controller deployment fails with the error Timeout on waiting for controller ready (2091375)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

VMware NSX Edge standby does not take over when VMware NSX Edge primary fails (2091378)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Adding a cluster to a transport zone or editing a transport zone in the NSX manager fails with the error: NSX Manager internal error (2091380)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

The NSX Manager flow monitoring UI displays No Flow Records (2091376)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware Studio

VMware Studio Patch to address CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186, and CVE-2014-7187 Issue (2091990)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

 

VMware ThinApp

VMware Workspace Portal 2.1 and earlier versions cannot deploy VMware ThinApp 5.x packages with an .alt file (2089738)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Internet Explorer 10 captured on Windows 7 32-bit does not work on Windows 7 64bit, Windows 8 32-bit, and Windows 8 64-bit operating systems (2091938)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

Virtual version of Visual Studio 2010 displays Invalid license data.Reinstall is required error message on launch (2091953)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

The Browse button does not display the Open dialog box when you try to Import Certificates on Windows Vista Ultimate 32-bit operating system (2092302)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Microsoft Visio 2010 help files are not displayed on 64-bit operating systems. (2091911)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

ThinApp package of 32-bit Dragon Software works on 32-bit operating system but fails on 64-bit operating system (2092030)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

 

VMware vCenter Application Discovery Manager

Application Discovery Manager Express Patch for 7.0 to address CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186, and CVE-2014-7187 Issue (2092300)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Synchronizing VMware vCenter Chargeback data collector stats job fails with the error: java.sql.SQLException: Numeric Overflow (2090309)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

PowerShell scripts run using vCenter Orchestrator fails with the error: Exception of type ‘System.OutOfMemoryException’ was thrown (2077120)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

The VMware vCenter Orchestrator service starts but then stops with the error: An essential server component is missing or invalid, the server will be shutdown (2083904)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Adding a VMware vCloud Director server to VMware vCenter Orchestrator fails with the error: ERROR {} [ModelHelper] Error initializing host https://(vCD-FQDN):443 (vco_user@server). Host discarded! (2081284)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator Appliance

VMware vCenter Orchestrator Appliance Home Page is not accessible by the IP address specified in the vCenter Orchestrator Console (2074509)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

After unmounting a datastore directly from host, vCenter Server 5.1/5.5 fails with the error: Win32 exception: Access Violation (2091392)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Active Directory over LDAP provider does not return vsphere.local groups for direct AD user members (2091395)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Reconnecting or adding an VMware ESXi host to VMware vCenter Server fails with the error: Agent can’t send heartbeats because socket address structure initialization is failing (2091510)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

After installing vCenter Single Sign-On (SSO) 5.5 on Windows Server 2012, SSO 5.5 reverts after starting vmdird service (2091567)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Installing vCenter Server fails with the error: Error 25003. Setup failed to create the vCenter Server repository (2091442)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

When configuring Network Mappings within VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager using the vSphere Web Client, Portgroups on specific vSwitches are not displayed (2091459)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Upgrading the VMware Tools on powered off virtual machines using VMware vCenter Update Manager fail (2092073)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Cannot see the Network Profile option under Enterprise Administrator in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2058142)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

Invoking a workflow in VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) Designer fails with the error: Could not reach vCenter Orchestrator endpoint (2061353)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

Endpoint data collection is frozen or stuck in a status that does not allow you to start a new collection (2062902)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Inventory Data Collection fails for vCloud Director / vCloud Air when a vApp is present that contains no Components. (2065896)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Save Settings warning appears during VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) IaaS Installation (2080135)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

Registering the vCloud Automation Center Appliance 6.1 with the Identity Appliance fails with the error: Invalid Host Settings (2088988)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

How to remove license keys from VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.x (2076129)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) while monitoring logs reports this error: Unexpected exception while executing activity callExternalWorkflowActivityPreDisposing Object reference not set to an instance of an object (2079614)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

Using a locally installed SQL Express instance for VMware vCloud Automation Center IaaS database (2065894)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Cannot list Active Directory groups while adding assigning roles to Fabric or Business groups (2090803)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

vCloud Directory fails to authenticate when the primary Active Directory server is offline (2091688)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware vFabric AppInsight

End of Availability of vFabric Application Performance Manager effective 06/01/2013 (2091642)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

 

VMware View

When screen is minimized or maximized, screen does not refresh properly on Windows 8 VDI leaving the traces of previous application window (2091393)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

RSA integration does not work correctly in Horizon Client for Android and Horizon Client for iOS (2091448)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

Legacy Applications are slow to start with Virtual Printing Installed on View Agent 6.0.1 (2091982)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Remote display protocol and pool HTML access changes are not set as expected (2091148)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

On Windows 7 and Windows 8 the Orientation option is missing under screen resolution (2091394)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Legacy applications fail to start with the VMware View 6.0 or 6.0.1 agent installed (2091845)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

100% CPU utilization on the VMware View 6.0.0 agent (2091976)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

Motion hints are not available from the VMware Virtual Audio (DevTap) driver in Windows 7 desktops, causing graphics problems (2092231)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware View Manager

Troubleshooting network issues for PCoIP performance with the CISCO show commands (2089953)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Virtual Update Manager Does Not Upgrade the Hadoop Template Virtual Machine Under Big Data Extensions vApp (2090078)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Restoring a mailbox using VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) Advanced 5.5 fails with the error: The parameter is incorrect (2090787)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware vSphere Management Assistant

Running the vmware-cmd command fails to display the datastore UUID of a virtual machine through vCenter Server in VMware vSphere Management Assistant (vMA) 5.1 and 5.5 (2091952)

Date Published: 10/15/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Pairing vSphere Replication sites fails when using a non-default vCenter Server port for HTTP connections (2092296)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) node is running properly, but it fails to join cluster with the error: Session 0×0 for server null (2090260)

Date Published: 10/16/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Virtual machine CPU and socket configuration within the vSphere Web Client (2091175)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Converting ThinApp package for use in VMware Horizon Workspace (2091538)

Date Published: 10/13/2014

Synchronizing VMware Horizon View Pool in Workspace Portal fails with the error: Failed to complete View sync due to a problem with the View Connection Server (2091744)

Date Published: 10/14/2014

Log location for VMware Horizon Workspace Portal 2.1 (2089858)

Date Published: 10/17/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 10/11/14

VMware ESXi

Virtual machines freeze intermittently under heavy I/O load (2088157)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

VMware assessment and product alert for the Russian Time Zone Changes update (2091140)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Virtual machines using the VMXNet2 interface lose network connectivity to the vSwitch or vNetwork Distributed Switch (VDS) (2091159)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Virtual machine fails with error: VMM Crash NOT_IMPLEMENTED devices/vide/iovmk/videVMK-vmkio.c:1492 (2091578)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

The Reset System Configuration option is grayed out in Direct Console User Interface (DCUI) for stateless ESXi hosts (2091026)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

Quiescing snapshots in an ESXi host fails with the error: The guest OS has reported an error during quiescing. The error code was: 5 The error message was: Asynchronous operation failed: >VssSyncStart (2090545)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

QueryChangedDiskAreas command returns incorrect sectors after extending virtual machine vmdk file with Change Block Tracking (CBT) enabled (2090639)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

After updating the driver for NVIDIA GRID K1, the xorg service fails with the error: Unable to start. Host may require rebooting (2091058)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

The ESXi host fails to access the NAS datastore when the connection to NAS datastore becomes APD state and reports the error: Could not allocate xxxx bytes for dynamic heap NetPktHeapLow. Request returned Out of memory (2091485)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

DVSSync port information on VMware ESXi 5.1 and 5.5 firewall (2090256)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

Unmounting the datastore from the host fails and reports the error: Volume <datastore UUID> cannot be unmounted. Reason: Busy (2090414)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

EVO:RAIL 1.0 Patch Release for Shell Shock Vulnerability (2091654)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

Migrating a Horizon Daas appliance to Ubuntu 12 fails with the error: AttributeError: BootStrapTransit instance has no attribute ‘gateway_eth0′ (2091144)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

Upgrading from earlier versions of VADC/View Agent to View 6.0.1 may result in issues with PCoIP connections to DaaS Desktops when connecting through a dtRAM (2091579)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

Upgrade/Migration issues with Horizon DaaS 6.1 release (2091648)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Thinprint custom application fails to print in VMware Horizon View (2087509)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

Assigning the minimum required Active Directory (AD) permissions to VMware View Composer (2089676)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware ThinApp

On 64-bit operating system the ThinDirect plug-in does not work between virtual browsers (2087928)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

Packaging guide for VMware ThinApp 5.x and Microsoft Visio 2013 (2088238)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Re-run of error reports might increase the CPU usage and memory usage if you upgrade Chargeback Manager 2.5.x or 2.6 version to Chargeback Manager 2.7 version (2090996)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

 

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.1.2 Patch Release (2091102)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone fails with the error: Vmacore::TimeoutException(Operation timed out) or Out of memory (2090624)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.5.3 Patch Release (2091104)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Agent

Hyperic 5.0.2 Service Pack 1 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091224)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

Hyperic 5.8.2 Service Pack 3 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091210)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Hyperic 5.7.1 Service Pack 1 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091223)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Hyperic 5.8.1 Service Pack 3 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091372)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Hyperic 5.8.0 Service Pack 2 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091373)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

 

VMware vCenter Log Insight

Log Insight 2.0.5 Release to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091622)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.0, 5.8.1, and 5.8.2 vApp Patch Release (2091401)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Mounting a CD-ROM or ISO in vCloud Automation Center through a Virtual Machine Remote Console (2065784)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

The VMware vSphere Web Client incorrectly displays info level messages as errors (2091563)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

Using the vSphere Auto Deploy Waiter service as a Subordinate Certificate Authority (2074109)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

Downloading and Installing the standalone VMware Remote Console (2091284)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Installing VMware vCenter Server 5.5x fails with the error: Failed to launch vimtool.bat error code returned (2091377)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Using tcpdump on vCenter Linux Appliance (2084896)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

Logging in to the VMware vCenter Server appliance 5.1 or 5.5 using the Use Windows session credentials option fails with the error: Cannot complete login due to an incorrect username or password (2091631)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

On the vCenter Server Appliance, vMotion and storage vMotion of virtual machines fails with the error: A general system error occured: Invalid response code 503: service unavailable (2091384)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

When using Integrated Windows Authentication Identity Source, Active Directory users are not displayed under vCenter Single Sign-On Administrators Group (2091584)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat

Replicating the VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat Channel fails with the error: VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat Alert: Failed to establish the VMware Channel (2090623)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Restoring on a Secondary node running Windows Server 2008, 2008R2, or 2012 fails with the error: Execution failed with return code -3. Restore was aborted (2091420)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 Web Interface displays error when Contact Details tab is selected: Cannot load contact details (2091328)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Backing up or exporting the embedded Postgres database from the vCloud Automation Center 6 appliance (2074214)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center Windows Session Authentication fails with the error: Windows Session Authentication login has failed as a result of an error caused by the VMware Client Integration Plugin (2081664)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Troubleshooting Virtual Machine Remote Console (VMRC) connectivity issues in VMware vCloud Director (2087524)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

vCloud Director 5.6 Configuration Maximums (2090718)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

ISO media file without the .iso extension is unusable and cannot be uploaded in VMware vCloud Director (2091126)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

Upgrading to vCloud Director 5.5.1/5.5.2 prevents end users from uploading OVAs using the Client Integration Tool (2091030)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

 

VMware vFabric Postgres

Postgres Reference for vSphere Big Data Extensions/Serengeti 1.0 (2064610)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware View

VMware View Session Disconnects at 20 hours (1200 Minutes) (2090924)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

On some types and versions of Horizon Client, users are disconnected from sessions when “Forcibly disconnect users” is set to never in View Administrator (2091458)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware Virtual Disk Development

Mounting volume containing NTFS filesystem from Windows 2012 virtual machines as read-only using VixMntAPI on earlier version of VDDK proxies fails with the error: Failed to read First Object. Volume/NTFS filesystem is corrupt (87) (2091479)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

 

VMware vSphere App HA

App HA 1.1 Service Pack 2 to Address Shellshock Vulnerability (2091371)

Date Published: 10/6/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Creating a YUM Repository server for VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions 2.0 (BDE) Hadoop Distributions (2091051)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

Adding the Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop (CDH) for use with VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions (BDE) 2.0 (2091052)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

Adding the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) Distribution for Hadoop for use with VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions (BDE) 2.0 (2091054)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

Testing Hadoop on Apache 1.2.1 Distribution in VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions 2.0 (2091060)

Date Published: 10/7/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Connecting to VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.8 via SSH as root user fails with the error: Access Denied (2089874)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

Disabling or modifying the default alarm parameter in VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) appliance when the VDP appliance datastore reaches its maximum capacity (2091073)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

Collecting logs from VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) fails (2088489)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

Backing up vCenter Server with vSphere Data Protection (VDP) fails with error: Soap fault due to Connection timed out (2090395)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

After reboot, VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) attempts to re-execute the backup jobs during the backup window and fails immediately (2090481)

Date Published: 10/8/2014

Sending a test email in the vSphere Data Protection 5.8 when SMTP Fix-up is enabled fails with the error: Failure sending HELO command to SMTP server (2091471)

Date Published: 10/10/2014

 

VMware vSphere Management Assistant

Updating the vSphere Management Assistant (vMA) from a tar.gz Update Bundle (2091685)

Date Published: 10/9/2014

vSphere Management Assistant 5.1 EP1 (5.1.0.2) (2091620)

Date Published: 10/9/2014