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New KB articles published for week ending 6/27/15

VMware App Volumes

Writable Volumes do not save some user profile settings in App Volumes 2.7.0 / 2.9.0 (2121640)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

 

VMware ESXi

Quiesced snapshot makes guest unresponsive on ESXi 5.5 host after upgrading VMware Tools (2119642)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

Windows virtual machines using the vShield Endpoint TDI Manager or NSX Network Introspection Driver (vnetflt.sys) driver fails with a blue diagnostic screen (2121307)

Date Published: 6/24/2015

Understanding why ESXi hosts appear as Not Responding or Disconnected (2121446)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

 

VMware Horizon

Windows Media Multimedia Redirection does not work with Windows 8/8.1 In high Latency Network (2119600)

Date Published: 6/22/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Service Virtual Machines (SVM) on autodeploy setup such as the Guest Introspection appliance require a manual restart after an ESXi host reboot (2120649)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

 

VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View

In VMware vRealize Operations for Horizon a View server certificate status fault alert is falsely generated (2122395)

Date Published: 6/26/2015

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Executing a VMware vCenter Orchestrator workflow that returns a DynamicType based resource throws exception (2122003)

Date Published: 6/24/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Gathering log bundles from Multi-Site vCenter Server 6.0 using the vSphere Web Client returns incomplete logs (2122386)

Date Published: 6/26/2015

Unable to login using the Use Windows Session Credentials feature in the vSphere Web Client (2121717)

Date Published: 6/25/2015

Changing the default language of VMware vCenter Server (2121646)

Date Published: 6/24/2015

Troubleshooting missing inventory items from the vSphere Web Client 6.0 (2121185)

Date Published: 6/25/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Site Recovery Manager is not shown as a licensed asset in the vCenter Server Appliance even after manual registration or modify installation (2120824)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

VMware vRealize Automation 6.1.x and versions upgraded from vRealize Automation 6.1.x contain an incorrect version of OpenSSL (2118182)

Date Published: 6/25/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

WebMKS and VMRC issues in VMware vCloud Director 5.5.2.1 and vCloud Director 5.6.3 and later (2117384)

Date Published: 6/24/2015

 

VMware View

VMware View Connection server stops responding and terminates View Client Sessions (2119164)

Date Published: 6/22/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Using Oracle RAC on vSphere 6.x VSAN Datastore (2121181)

Date Published: 6/22/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

In VMware vRealize Operations Manager the usage of the /storage/db file system is not consistent across nodes after performing a Rebalance Disk operation (2122683)

Date Published: 6/26/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager will not function when analytics cluster nodes are not in the same datacenter (2115878)

Date Published: 6/26/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

When configuring a VMware vSphere Replication 6.0 job, the compression checkbox is greyed out. (2111543)

Date Published: 6/23/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Troubleshooting vSphere Web Client 6.0 login fails with credential errors (2122367)

Date Published: 6/25/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 6/20/15

Datacenter

Enabling Slew Mode for NTP (2121016)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

VMware products unaffected by the Leap Second change (2121624)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

 

Virtual Disk Development Kit

After installing Virtual Disk Deployment Kit 6.0 and vCenter Server 6.0 on same machine, VixDiskLib_Init() call fails. (2120818)

Date Published: 6/18/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data

VMware Continuent tpm command fails with the error: Terminated (2120026)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

 

VMware ESX

VMware ESXi and Leap Seconds (2121190)

Date Published: 6/17/2015

 

VMware ESXi

Understanding Layer 2 networking as reported by VMware ESXi SNMP (2118059)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

Running the dmidecode command on Redhat Enterprise Linux virtual machines returns more CPU's then what is provisioned (2120256)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

Unable to add Active Directory permissions after installing or upgrading to ESXi 6.0 (2120522)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

Attempting to power on the virtual machine fails with the error: HPET cannot work without extended configuration device (2120703)

Date Published: 6/17/2015

Virtual machines fails to power on when provisioning a pool of virtual machines with VMware Horizon View 5.x (2120704)

Date Published: 6/15/2015

vSphere client reports Software iSCSI Partial/No Redundancy when full Redundancy is available (2054251)

Date Published: 6/15/2015

An ESXi 5.x host PSODs with a panic containing: be_function_internal_query_firmware_config be_function_object_create (2120158)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

vMotion Failing with error "Failed waiting for data. Error 195887179. Connection reset by peer" (2120640)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

 

VMware Horizon

VMware vRealize Operations for Published Applications Licensing information (2120845)

Date Published: 6/15/2015

The screen flickers or becomes blank when you drag Metro tiles on Windows 8.1 desktops. (2120159)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

vCenter Single Sign-On and Platform Services Controller Compatibility Matrix with vCenter Server (2120504)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

VMware vSphere Distributed Switch Health Check (2121042)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

Upgrading vCenter Server 6.0 fails with the error: Installation of component VCSServiceManager failed with error code '1603'. Check the logs for more details (2119768)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server to 6.0 Fails with the error: VMware VirtualCenter failed firstboot (2120651)

Date Published: 6/17/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server Appliance from 5.5 to 6.0 fails with the error: File /usr/lib/vmidentity-firstboot.py (2119876)

Date Published: 6/15/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

Leap Seconds affect on VMware vCloud Director (2121201)

Date Published: 6/18/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Preparing Local SSD's for use with all-flash VSAN Cluster (2120252)

Date Published: 6/18/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Leap Second impact on VMware vRealize Automation and vRealize Code Stream (2120966)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

How to change the capacity calculation schedule and interval in vRealize Operations Manager (2116569)

Date Published: 6/18/2015

SNMP queries are seen from the Management Pack for Storage Devices against network switches connected to ESXi hosts (2120905)

Date Published: 6/19/2015

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Orchestrator services do not start when upgrading the Windows standalone version of Orchestrator 6.0.1 to Orchestrator 6.0.2 (2121171)

Date Published: 6/18/2015

 

VMware vShield

Addition of leap second may result in vCNS Manager/App/Edge/Data Security appliances becoming non-responsive (2120837)

Date Published: 6/17/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

vSphere Replication new deploy fails - VAMI register fails with Error applying startup configuration: com.vmware.vr-d5d2cca5-7afd-4a77-966a-af1b3d7f92d0 (2120154)

Date Published: 6/16/2015

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

Vsphere Storage Appliance recover cluster fails before any tasks are started (2116090)

Date Published: 6/17/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 6/13/15

VMware ESXi

Powering on a virtual machine on a ESXi 6.0 host fails with the error: The specified device is not a valid physical disk device (2113450)

Date Published: 6/9/2015

VMware VirtualCenter Server service fails and reports the error: FK_COMP_RES_VSAN_REF_HOST (2089644)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

Unable to power on a virtual machine on an ESXi 5.0 host with the error: Unable to create a swap file. The value of 'sched.swap.dir' specified in the VM's configuration file is invalid. (2119464)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

Finding the lock owners of a VMDK or file on a VMFS datastore in ESXi 5.5 P05. (2110152)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

Installing ESXi 5.5 on Daktech host fails with the message: initializing ACPI (2112744)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

After upgrading to ESXi 5.5 some or all vmhbas are not available (2119951)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

FCoE storage connections fail when LUNs are available on different VLANs (2120523)

Date Published: 6/13/2015

VMware ESXi host fails to detect local disk after applying ESXi 6.0 patches ESXi600-201504001 and ESXi600-201505001 on HP Proliant Gen 9 servers (2120539)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

Fast clone via VSC plug-in fails after upgrade to Horizon DaaS 6.1.4 (2120656)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

PCoIP connections timeout when launched from a browser (2120658)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

 

VMware Horizon Flex

Downloading a virtual machine from Horizon Flex server using VMware Player fails with error: Connection Timed Out (2114387)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware Horizon View Client

Horizon Client 3.4 for Windows Store client fails to reconnect to a desktop or app if you relaunch it immediately after using Task Manager to quit the client (2120042)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

On rare occasions, with Horizon Client for Linux, a remote desktop might exit unexpectedly wnen you are using the Real-Time Audio-Video feature (2120043)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

The Horizon Client location-based printing might not work correctly if the client system has multiple NICs (2120044)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

With Horizon Client for Linux, video issues sometimes occur if you are using the Real-Time Audio-Video feature (2120046)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

Using HTML Access to copy and paste text with Firefox might result in line breaks being removed (2120047)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

Known issues for scanner redirection when using Horizon Client for Windows (2120051)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

If you use Horizon Client for Windows and connect to a desktop using RDP, then diconnect and connect again right away, you get an error (2120053)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Ping test from the uplink interface of a VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Logical Router (DLR) to an Edge routed interface fails (2117818)

Date Published: 6/11/2015

During the upgrade of the NSX for vSphere 6.x controllers results in controller status fail messages in the logs (2117819)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware ThinApp

MapInfo Pro application crashes on exit or closure (2117429)

Date Published: 6/9/2015

 

VMware vCenter Log Insight

VMware vRealize Log Insight and Leap Seconds (2120510)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) with VMware vSphere 5.1.x, 5.5.x and 6.0.x (2120663)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

Unable to access new Administration and Licensing features in the vSphere Web Client 6.0 (2120255)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Logging In to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance Web Console on port 5480 fails (2120477)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

invalid DNS entries are created when deploying the vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 or 6.0, or a Platform Server Controller Appliance (2119837)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Registering the vSphere Replication 5.1.x and 5.5.x through the VAMI fails with the warning: Bad service status: execv() arg 2 must contain only strings (2116886)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

Running a Post-Power on scripts fails when running a recovery plan in VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.1.x (2117183)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery

vSphere Replication Scalability Limits for VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery (2119175)

Date Published: 6/11/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) 6.0 Health Check Plug-in does not behave as expected after installation (2117769)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Using a search field to select a virtual machine resource in Advanced Services Designer forms in VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.x fails with a message: No data to display (2120141)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

 

VMware vRealize Log Insight

Authentication to VMware vRealize Log Insight fails with the error: DuplicateUserException: A matching user already exists (2120135)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

VMware vRealize Log Insight Linux Agent fails to collect log files rotated with copytruncate (2120230)

Date Published: 6/12/2015

Creating a firewall rule to block the JMX port 7199 on Log Insight 2.5 (CVE-2015-0225) (2120353)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

Network interruption might result in two master nodes (2113122)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

vRealize Operations Manager - Remove an Unreachable Replica Node Manually (2119526)

Date Published: 6/9/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Expanding a disk after a successful mount using File Level Restore (FLR) with VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 6.0 fails when restoring a file for a Linux virtual machine (2116538)

Date Published: 6/8/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Enabling VMware vSphere Replication on a Virtual machine in ESX 5.1 powers off the virtual machine with the error: An operation required the virtual machine to quiesce and the virtual machine was unable to continue running. (2120250)

Date Published: 6/10/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 6/6/15

VMware App Volumes

vMotion fails when App Volumes writable volume is attached (2116782)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data

VMWare Continuent Replicator fails with the error: Event application failed: Duplicate entry (2105427)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

 

VMware ESXi

VMware Virtual Volumes (VVols) operation fails with the error: Sanity check failed for path vmhbaX:Y:Z. The path is to a vVol PE, but it goes out of adapter vmhbaX which is not PE capable. Path dropped (2114975)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Filtering logs in VMware vSphere ESXi (2118562)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Powering on a VM configured to use simultaneous write protection provided by VMFS using the multi-writer flag fails with snapshot error (2110452)

Date Published: 6/6/2015

Network Connectivity issues on a Windows Server 2003 virtual machine running on ESXi 5.x and later (2110784)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Virtual machines appear to be running or registered on multiple ESX/ESXi Servers (1005051)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Backing up VMware vSphere 5.x and 6.0 products (2119754)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

Unable to Upload, Copy or Create Files in a VSAN-backed Datastore (2119776)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

VMware ESXi 5.1 experiences a Purple Diagnostic Screen MCEIntelHandleCMCI (2119023)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Solaris 11Ux guest operating system with physical mode RDM running on a VMware ESXi 5.x host can experience I/O errors during controller fault or when LUN database changes (2119775)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

Understanding Virtual Volumes (VVols) in VMware vSphere 6.0 (2113013)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Unsuccessful attempts to migrate a VM with memory snapshots to and from a Virtual Volumes datastore (2116566)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Viewing a virutal machines real time performance graph for networking in the vSphere Client 6.0 displays the error: No Metric Specified (2119264)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

EVO:RAIL Virtual SAN (VSAN) VLAN Troubleshooting (2118997)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

 

VMware Horizon

When connected to a Linux desktop from a Mac client, a noise is heard when starting or stopping the playing of an audio file (2118853)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

After upgrading View Agent from 6.0.1 to 6.1.1, the desktop VM shows the VMware Tools status as out-of-date (2119482)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

VLC and NeoKylin media players show black on Horizon 6 for Linux desktops (2114806)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

3D graphics applications on Horizon 6 for Linux desktops do not perform well on Ubuntu 14.04 (2114809)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

On Horizon 6 for Linux desktops, the VLC media player cannot play audio after a pause. (2114810)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

Problems can occur with VMware Tools on Horizon 6 for Linux desktops running on NeoKylin (2114811)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Ensure That Horizon Clients Can Initiate Client Drive Redirection and Windows Media MMR (2116216)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

NeoKylin 6.0 Update 1 Linux desktop with 2 or more monitors of 2560 x 1920 resolution has issue with login screen (2118854)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

How to recompile the kernel to support 4 monitors of 2560 x 1600 on an Ubuntu View desktop (2119202)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

Folders with non-ASCII names cannot be shared on View remote desktops (2119479)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

 

VMware Horizon View Client

Cannot use redirected drive or folder after reconnecting to a remote desktop (2116200)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Cannot create an RTF file in the root-level folder of a shared drive (2116213)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Incorrect mappings with international keyboards and Horizon Client for Chrome OS (2119613)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

VMware vShield/NSX Manager and all deployed Service Virtual Machines (SVM) are locked down with a restricted console (2119735)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

 

VMware User Environment Manager

Migrate VMware Persona Management to VMware User Environment Manager (2118056)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Configuring log rotation by file size in the VMware vRealize Orchestrator Appliance (2119584)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Upgrading Single Sign-On 5.5 to 5.5 Update 2d fails with Error 1722 (2118805)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

Web Client login to remote SRM 5.8 server fails with the error: Failed to look up Site Recovery Manager Server (2109769)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

Replacing the Lookup Service SSL certificate on a Platform Services Controller 6.0 (2118939)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Upgrading vCenter Server 5.x to 6.0 fails during import of the Inventory Service data (2119117)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Searching with the vSphere Client 5.1 or 5.5 fails with the error: Login to the query service failed. Client is not authenticated to VMware Inventory Service (2119116)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Error 503: Service Unavailable error while performing vMotion (2119028)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Installing vCenter Server 6.0 using a Microsoft SQL database fails with the error: An error occurred while starting service 'invsvc' (2119169)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Connecting to embedded vCenter Server 6.0 Postgres database via pgAdmin, Run Queries & View Tables. (2119196)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Unable to log in with the Use Windows Session Credentials option when connecting to a VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 (2119332)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

Resetting the VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Inventory Service database (2119422)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

VMware vCenter Server Service fails to start with the error: Failed to initialize: no element found (2118547)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

Using custom port for Syslog Server in the vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 fails with the error: port 514 Connection refused (2119477)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

 

VMware vCloud Air

Data Protection Services (DPS) Best practices (2119537)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

In VMware vRealize Automation when using ExternalWFStubs for Provisioning VMware vRealize Orchestrator multiplies the number of virtual machines being provisioned (2118532)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

Active Directory Discovery only supports Windows machines in VMware vRealize Configuration Manager (2114664)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

VMware vRealize Operations Manager super metrics do not update if modified. If a new one is created with modifications it calculates properly (2116979)

Date Published: 6/3/2015

Accessing the VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.1 Appliance MIBs (2118780)

Date Published: 6/4/2015

Best practices for configuring vRealize Operations for Published Applications when HA is enabled (2119460)

Date Published: 6/1/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x displays incorrect time and/or date (2119878)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Virtual Update Manager (VUM) is unable to succesfully upgrade Big Data Extensions 2.1 to version 2.2 (2118702)

Date Published: 6/5/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Backing up a virtual machine with multiple virtual disks fails with the error: Disk xxxx ([datastore] vcenter/VMname_1.vmdk) has been intentionally excluded from backup (2117294)

Date Published: 6/2/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

The HMS service does not start after upgrade to vSphere Replication 6.0 when the upgrade process fails to upgrade the embedded database (2112725)

Date Published: 6/6/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 5/31/15

My VMware
Viewing End-User Computing Subscription license key bundles (2094831)
Date Published: 5/28/2015

VMware App Volumes
App Volumes Manager with remote SQL database installs successfully, then fails on startup with error: Startup Failure. (2117950)
Date Published: 5/26/2015

VMware ESXi
Snapshot quiescing using Netapp SMVI fails on Linux virtual machines (2116120)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
FCoE adapter is missing from the Emulex OneConnect OCm14104-U1-D converged network adapter (CNA) (2109860)
Date Published: 5/28/2015
Host crashes with a Purple Diagnostic Screen (NIcCharOpsIoctl) (2117923)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
Using a Dell Perc controller in an ESXi 5.5 host produces IO failures or aborts, and reports unhealthy VSAN disks (2109665)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Message repeated in the vmkernel logs: Start VLAN Discovery, Sending VLAN request (2116170)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
Storage vMotion migration fails with the error: Unsupported adapter type for source disk. (2115836)
Date Published: 5/25/2015

VMware Horizon 6
Recompose of desktops on a Virtual Volumes (VVOL) datastore fails and gives the error, "Add sdd failed. File Not Found." (2118534)
Date Published: 5/26/2015

VMware Horizon View
User idle session gets terminated within 10 seconds (2113971)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Removing invalid linked clone entries automatically using the ViewDBChk tool in Horizon View 5.3 and later versions (2118050)
Date Published: 5/27/2015

VMware Horizon View Client
Unable to use USB devices with View client 3.2 when Bluetooth is enabled (2113016)
Date Published: 5/29/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Deploying a Palo Alto Networks PAN VM-series (VM-1000-HV) with VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.3 on an ESXi host cluster fails with the error: Agent is not deployed due to incompatible host (2118062)
Date Published: 5/28/2015
Cannot download NSX for vSphere 6.1.3 (2119020)
Date Published: 5/29/2015

VMware vCenter Converter
Converting a Linux machine fails with the error: Unable to SSH to the source machine. Please check if a firewall is blocking access to the SSH daemon on the source machine. (2116772)
Date Published: 5/29/2015

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator
Hyperic agent deployment fails on Windows virtual machines where Powershell is not installed. (2110799)
Date Published: 5/25/2015

VMware vCenter Server
After upgrading to vSphere 6.0 virtual machine Storage Profiles is no longer available (2109801)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Deploying VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with external Platform Services Controller fails with the error: Invalid credentials (2114812)
Date Published: 5/25/2015
The mouse cursor does not function properly in the VMware vSphere Web Client HTML5 virtual machine console (2116851)
Date Published: 5/28/2015
Database retention policy in VMware vCenter Server 6.0 is set to 30 days by default (2117550)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Cloning a Virtual Machine fails with the error: A general system error occurred: PBM error occurred during PreCloneCheckCallback (2118557)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Overview of changes to the vSphere Web Client in vSphere 6.0 (2119011)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Troubleshooting database issues on a failed vCenter Server 6.0 upgrade (2119158)
Date Published: 5/28/2015
vMotion of a virtual machine fails with the error: PBM error occurred during PreMigrateCheckCallback (2118551)
Date Published: 5/27/2015
Dell Compellent storage (2117910)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
After upgrading to vSphere 6.0 the reporting tab under Licensing is no longer available (2109803)
Date Published: 5/27/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
The vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 option to join an Active Directory domain is not available in the vSphere Web Client (2118543)
Date Published: 5/28/2015
Users are unable to power on virtual machine with the Virtual Machine Power User role in vCenter Server 6.0 (2119161)
Date Published: 5/28/2015

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Windows Powershell script fails to execute as part of Recovery plan in SRM 5.8 (2116057)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
Installation pairing of VMware Site Recovery Manager or vSphere Replication with vCenter Server 6.0 having an internal PSC fails with certificate errors (2118683)
Date Published: 5/29/2015

VMware vCloud Air
Uploading or downloading of OVF and ISO files fails on VMware vCloud Air when using a MAC client (2113097)
Date Published: 5/25/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Searching for users in VMware vRealize Automation is failing when attempting to add users or groups to an Entitlement with the error: No data to display (2118838)
Date Published: 5/27/2015

VMware vCloud Director
Cannot add an overlapping subnet for a static route in VMware vCloud Director (2117753)
Date Published: 5/25/2015
When upgrading VMware vCloud Director you see a warning that cells are still active (2112590)
Date Published: 5/26/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
"An error occurred while consolidating disks: msg.disklib.NOSPACE" is thrown when consolidating disks when neither the vSanDatastore nor the disk drives are out of space. (2118663)
Date Published: 5/28/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
In VMware vRealize Automation the Resources, Workflows or Advanced services time out (2109823)
Date Published: 5/29/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 and 6.0.1 the shared dashboards list is limited to 50 dashboards (2112293)
Date Published: 5/26/2015
VMware vRealize Operations Manager for Horizon does not generate an alert when the VMware Horizon View Connection Server service is down on a Replica Server (2113394)
Date Published: 5/28/2015

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) disk stuck in AVAILABLE state (2115285)
Date Published: 5/25/2015

VMware Workspace Portal
Workspace 2.x notification options for expired Active Directory passwords (2113960)
Date Published: 5/27/2015

VMware Workstation
Silent Installation of VMware Workstation using Microsoft Windows Installer (2114183)
Date Published: 5/28/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 5/23/15

VMware Continuent for Clustering

VMware Continuent fails with the error: Cannot assign requested address (2108860)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

 

VMware ESXi

When powering on a nested virtual machine, vSphere Client reports the warning: Running VMware ESX in a virtual machine will result in degraded performance. Do you want to continue? (2108739)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

VMware ESXi 5.1, 5.5 and 6.0 host experiences a purple diagnostic screen mentioning Heap VMKAPI-char-metadata already at its maximum size (2114650)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

The VMware vSphere Web Client does not display scheduled tasks initiated from the VMware vSphere Client (2114651)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

VMware ESXi 5.x host fails with Purple Screen Error: PF Exception 14 in world 32868:helper11-0 IP 0x418008f10260 (2114745)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

Opening a virtual machines console with the vSphere Client and vSphere Web Client connected to vCenter Server 6.0 fails to open (2116542)

Date Published: 5/18/2015

Windows 7 Virtual Machines running on ESXi 6.0 hosts restart unexpectedly (2117244)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Clearing the DNS cache in VMware ESXi host (2117593)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Virtual machine lose network connectivity when the command service.sh restart is run on the ESXi host when using Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) LAG on the vSphere Distributed Switch (2117958)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

vSphere 6.0 VI Client shows 'Revert to Current Snapshot' enabled even when there is no snapshot present on the virtual machine (2111363)

Date Published: 5/23/2015

Unable to detect iBFT table while booting a Lenovo server in UEFI mode (2116487)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

EVO:RAIL Virtual Machine storage Policy Compliance Status shows Out of Date (2117230)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware Horizon View

User cannot connect to desktop when using Riverbed Load Balancer (2112855)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Attempting to delete an existing NSX Edge Gateway fails in an environment upgraded from NSX 6.1.3 to NSX 6.1.4 (2117804)

Date Published: 5/18/2015

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Modifying the name resolution settings of the VMware vRealize Operations Manager vApp (2115840)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Launching the VMware vCenter Orchestrator client from the vCenter Orchestrator home page fails with the error: Unable to launch the application (2117802)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

The Storage Monitoring Service plug-in fails to install in VMware vCenter Server 6.0 (2115295)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server from 5.x to 6.0 with a Microsoft SQL Server database fails with the error: Error: Internal error occurs during VMware vCenter Server Database pre-upgrade checks (2115567)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Viewing details of the VMware Certificate Authority within the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Failed to fetch certificates from VMware Certificate Authority (2115941)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Modifying webclient url on vCenter Server welcome page (2116070)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

VMware vCenter Server 5.x shows an orphaned or invalid secondary fault tolerance virtual machine (2116109)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

Configuring Citrix NetScaler Load Balancer for use with vSphere Platform Services Controller (PSC) 6.0 (2116281)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

Upgrading vCenter Server from 5.0 to 6.0 fails with the error: Incompatible MSSQL version with vCenter Server 6.0 (2117590)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Enabling Fault Tolerance While a Virtual Machine is Powered On Fails with the Error: Replay is unavailable for the current configuration (2117771)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Increasing the default timeout limits for the VMware vCenter Server Appliance (2117274)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

Joining the vCenter Server Appliance 5.1, 5.5, and 6.0 to and Active Directory domain with a large number of trusts fails with the error: Idm client exception: Error trying to join AD, error code [40705] (2117709)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

Upgrading the vCenter Server Appliance 5.x to 6.0 fails with the error: vmodl.fault.system error (2118184)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 performance charts fail to load with the error: Performance Charts service returned an invalid response (2118223)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.5 failover fails to recover datastores on EMC VNX2 newly created replicated luns. (2117816)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

IP address changes or additions to hosts files are not retained on appliance restart. (2112582)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

Confirming and bench testing MSDTC communication for VMware vRealize Automation (2117963)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

LDAP connections to Active Directory fail due to signing requirements in VMware vRealize Automation (2113041)

Date Published: 5/19/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

Disabling the Firewall service on an Edge in VMware vCloud Director causes packet loss (2117746)

Date Published: 5/18/2015

Adding multiple subnets to an external network in VMware vCloud Director causes packet loss (2117762)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware View

View Agent 6.x installation fails with An error occurred during the installation of assembly component (2113861)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

 

VMware Virtual Disk Development

Virtual machine backup/restore fails when using VMware Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) 6.0 (2115244)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

Adding a license to VMware vRealize Operations Manager fails with the error: Unable to validate license key (2117817)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

The VMware Horizon solution is not available when trying to add a license key to vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2117639)

Date Published: 5/21/2015

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Configure a Cluster in vRealize Orchestrator (2118344)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Configure the F5 Load Balancer to Work with an Orchestrator Cluster (2118472)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

Configure the NSX Load Balancer to Work with an Orchestrator Cluster (2118527)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

 

VMware vShield Edge

Network disruption causes a split-brain scenario on a High Availability configuration of VMware vShield Edge (2117922)

Date Published: 5/18/2015

The vShield Edge Load Balancer health checks fail against servers that do not support SSLv3 (2117443)

Date Published: 5/18/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Installing VMware vSphere Replication 5.8.x and 6.0.x requires an ESXi host reboot with the message: reboot required (2114801)

Date Published: 5/22/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Editing the portgroup of a virtual machine in VMware ESXi 5.1.x using the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Port does not exist on distributed switch <vDS_Name> (2114589)

Date Published: 5/20/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 5/16/15

Datacenter

VMware products not affected by CVE-2015-3456, aka VENOM (2117469)

Date Published: 5/16/2015

 

VMware App Volumes

Creating a new App Volumes AppStack template VMDK smaller than 20 GB (2116022)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data

The command tungsten_provision_thl fails when using Percona Server (2111054)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

The MySQL client or the application querying MySQL reports the error: Lost connection to MySQL server during query (2111499)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

A VMware Continuent process reports an Out Of Memory error (2111511)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Unable to update the configuration of an installed directory (2111868)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

Installing VMware Continuent fails with the Segmentation Fault (2115619)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Replication

Continuent Replicator is in OFFLINE:ERROR state due to OutOfMemoryError (2111515)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

 

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.5 host experiences a purple diagnostic screen after enabling vFlash Read Cache (2114498)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201505001 (2116125)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201505401-BG: Updates esx-base (2116126)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150504001-no-tools (2116129)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Trouble Deploying OVF Template from vSphere datastore (2117310)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

ESXi 5.0 host fails with purple diagnostic screen reporting E1000FinalizeZeroCopyPktForTx (2115113)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Removing a Auto Deployed ESXi host from the vCenter Server the host fails to complete provisioning on first boot (2116320)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Syslog.log file of Dell hosts shows multiple entries of error message: IpmiIfcRhFruInv: Reading FRU header for 0xc FAILED cc=0xc3 (2116980)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

Understanding the vSphere Autodeploy Stateless/Stateful Caching Disk selection process with the remote parameter selection in Host Profiles (2115896)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

Enabling or disabling virtual machine logging while the virtual machine is powered on fails with the error: The attempted operation cannot be performed in the current state (Powered on) (2114342)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150504001-standard (2116127)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Adding a vmnic to a VMware ESXi host connected to a vSphere Distributed Switch fails after upgrading from version 5.5 to 6.0 with the error: Unsupported address family (2117308)

Date Published: 5/13/2015

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

Show all records in Users Mapping Report displays only 100 results in Horizon DaaS (2116393)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

 

VMware Integrated OpenStack

VMware Integrated Openstack plug-in is not visible in the vSphere Web Client (2112339)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

 

VMware Mirage

Best practices for Mirage managed VMware View desktops (2104176)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Re-connecting ESXi hosts to VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x Controllers fails after a complete rebuilt of the Controllers (2112838)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

 

VMware User Environment Manager

Logging into a Windows 7 system with Immidio FlexPlus 8.2.x installed can result in a black screen and fails (2116399)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

 

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator 5.8.4 shows IIS 8.0 or higher as Unknown (2112456)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Upgrading hosts that are monitored by vCenter Operations Manager to ESXi 5.1 Update 3 causes some metrics to move to other groups (2117491)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

vSphere 6.0 Web Client displays the error: Unable to load recent tasks from one or more vCenter Server systems: No matching LinkedVcGroup Found (2116062)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

Disabling Fault Tolerance manually on the ESXi host when vCenter server is not available (2116110)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

vApps in vCenter Server and vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 and 6.0 do not obey the shutdown order when the IP allocation policy is set to DHCP (2117445)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

Installation or Upgrade of vCenter Server 6.0 with an external Platform Service Controller fails with the error: install.vmafd.join_vmdir_failed ERROR: 1, join vmdir failed (2117378)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

Creating a virtual machine in vCenter Server 5.5 and 6.0 only displays one datastore option with Storage DRS enabled (2117430)

Date Published: 5/13/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

WinSCP fails to connect to the vCenter Server Virtual Appliance 6.0 with the error: Received too large SFTP packet (2115983)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

vSphere Web Client 6.0 shows the service status as unknown for the VMware vSphere Update Manager 6.0 (2117305)

Date Published: 5/13/2015

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Logging out of the VMware vRealize Automation portal generates a HTTP Status 403 error (2114612)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

Attaching an External Network to an Edge in VMware vCloud Director causes packet loss (2117748)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

Enabling HA on a VMware vShield Edge in vCloud Director causes Packet Loss (2117744)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

Adding an Address to a Sub Allocated IP Pool for a Edge in vCloud causes Packet Loss (2117751)

Date Published: 5/15/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Understanding Virtual SAN 6.0 memory consumption (2113954)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

VMware vRealize Operations health badges are not visible after upgrading to vRealize Automation 6.2.x (2116718)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

 

VMware vRealize Log Insight

VMware vRealize Log Insight 2.5 startup fails with the error: Unable to gossip with any seeds (2117471)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

vRealize Operations Manager installation fails in a Linux environment when X11 is not available (2111891)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

Installation of VMware vRealize Operations Manager fails on a Linux system with low free disk space (2112291)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

Configuring VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x Health, Risk and Efficiency badges to be calculated in a similar fashion to VMware vRealize Operations Manager 5.x (2113968)

Date Published: 5/12/2015

In VMware vRealize Operations Manager the Resources in the Object Relationship widget on a custom dashboard cannot be selected (2117284)

Date Published: 5/14/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager fails to upgrade on a Linux system if JRE is not installed (2112290)

Date Published: 5/11/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 5/9/15

VMware App Volumes

Virtualization is disabled when logging into the App Volumes Agent virtual machine for the first time (2114670)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data

Identifying unextracted events from a failed VMware Continuent replicator host (2116076)

Date Published: 5/4/2015

 

VMware ESXi

Cannot create a quiesced snapshot of a virtual machine (2105842)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

Powering on a FT enabled virtual machine fails with the error: [msg.monitorMode.replayUnavailable] Replay is unavailable for the current configuration (2108713)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes (VVols) Interoperability: VAAI offloads and VVols storage (2113789)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

N-Port ID Virtualization Failover IO does not fail back correctly (2116686)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

The virtual machine fails to start with the error: msg.vmx.poweron.failedErrorCode (2108710)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

When installing nested virtual machine, you see the error: You are running VMware ESX through an incompatible hypervisor. You cannot power on a virtual machine until this hypervisor is disabled (2108724)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

Installing or restarting Mac OS X virtual machine in ESXi or VMware Workstation fails with the error: [msg.cpuid.darwinWithBT] Mac OS X is not supported with software virtualization (2108727)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

Updating the Host Profile from vCenter Server fails with the error: Profile validation failed. Check the profile for errors (2108827)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

Attempts to restart OSP packages on RHEL 6.5 fail (2111410)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

VMware ESXi 5.5.0 Update 2 host getting Purple Diagnostic Screen related to PernixData (2115168)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

Virtunet Systems VirtuCache 2.x for vSphere 5.x (Partner Verified and Supported) (2116221)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: Device 66:0.0 not found (2108707)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

Updating EVO:RAIL appliance to enable EVC in exisiting clusters (2114368)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

 

VMware Mirage

Mirage does not preserve the Static IP address after a restore or provision operation (2113928)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

Hardware devices are removed after Mirage operations take place (2107689)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Enabling and disabling SSLv3 in VMware NSX Edge SSL VPN Services version 6.1.4 and later (2115871)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

Changing the VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x License from VM to CPU (2115879)

Date Published: 5/4/2015

Enabling and disabling SSLv3 in NSX Edge Load Balancer version 6.1.4 and later (2116104)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Viewing vRealize Orchestrator servers in the VMware vSphere Web Client shows a value of zero '0' (2113931)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Running the vCenter Server 6.0 pre-upgrade cleanup_orphaned_data_MSSQL.sql script fails with the error: "Cannot resolve the collation conflict" (2113899)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

VMware Product support of leap seconds (2115818)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server 5.5 to 5.5 U2 or higher reduces the JVM maximum memory heap size (2114669)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

vCenter Server 6.0 incorrectly displays the amount of licenses in use by ESXi hosts (2115869)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

VMware vCenter Server displays the alarm: "VMware critical notification" (2116562)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Support for RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.0, CentOS 7.0, and Scientific Linux 7.0 in VMware vRealize Automation 5.2.x (2116094)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

Inserting media on a virtual machine in VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: "The requested media is not configured to be stored on the storage policy of the VM:"*", only the following storage policies: *" (2113817)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

VMware vCloud Director reports LDAP bind failures when pointing to an Active Directory load balancer (2116030)

Date Published: 5/4/2015

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

Compatibility considerations for VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.4 and vSphere 6.0.x (2114268)

Date Published: 5/4/2015

Fault Tolerance (FT) virtual machines protected by VMware vShield App lose network connectivity (2114273)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware View

Zero client monitors will randomly go black for 1-2 seconds (2111278)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Virtual SAN Health Service - Cluster Health - VSAN Health Service up-do-date (2107705)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Cluster Health - Advanced Virtual SAN configuration in sync (2107713)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - Hosts disconnected from vCenter (2108004)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - Unexpected VSAN cluster members (2108009)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - VSAN Cluster Partition (2108011)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - All hosts have a VSAN vmknic configured (2108062)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - All hosts have matching subnets (2108066)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Limits Health – After 1 additional host failure (2108743)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service – Physical Disk Health – Component Metadata Health (2108912)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - VSAN HCL Health - Controller Release Support (2109262)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service – VSAN HCL Health – Controller Driver (2109263)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - VSAN HCL Health – VSAN HCL DB up-to-date (2109870)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - VSAN HCL Health – SCSI Controller on VSAN HCL (2109871)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Deleting Virtual Machine directory on VSAN datastore does not delete VMDKs used by that virtual machine (2115700)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - Active Multicast connectivity check (2116296)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health – Hosts with VSAN disabled (2108013)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - All hosts have matching multicast settings (2108092)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - Hosts small ping test (connectivty check) and Hosts large ping test (MTU check) (2108285)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health - Hosts with connectivity issues (2108317)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Network Health – Multicast assessment based on other checks (2108318)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Data Health – Virtual SAN Object Health (2108319)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Physical Disk Health - Metadata Health (2108690)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Physical Disk Health - Overall Disk Health (2108691)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Limits Health – Current Cluster Situation (2108740)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Physical Disk Health - Disk Capacity (2108907)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service – Physical Disk Health – Software State Health (2108910)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Physical Disk Health – Congestion (2109255)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Physical Disk Health – Memory pools (2109256)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Cluster Health – CLOMD liveness check (2109873)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Virtual SAN Health Service - Cluster Health - VSAN Health service installation (2109874)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) Health Check Plug-in 6.0 (2114803)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Changing the name of the VMware vRealize Automation 6.x SQL Database (2111405)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

Increasing VMware vRealize Automation 6.x concurrent provisioning limit (2112167)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

VMware vRealize Automation loses storage information after manually migrating a virtual machine in a Storage DRS cluster (2114359)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

Install vRealize Code Stream 1.1 May 2015 Hot Fix (2115166)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

In VMware vRealize Automation 6.x the IP address does not show in the UI for imported virtual machines (2116374)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

Data Import fails when the vRealize Operations Manager 5.x admin password ends with a % character (2115986)

Date Published: 5/5/2015

Hot fix (HP2-6.0.1.2702059) for VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.1 (2116366)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

The VMware vRealize Operations Manager Adapter is not present on the Master node (2116422)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

After changing the timezone on the vRealize Operations Manager nodes, alert notification emails still show the old timezone (2116770)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Security patch for Big Data Extensions 2.0 and 2.1 to protect againist the SKIP-TLS security vulnerability (2116604)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

 

VMware vSphere Management Assistant

vSphere Management Assistant 5.1 EP2 (5.1.0.3) (2112647)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

vSphere Management Assistant 5.5 EP2 (5.5.0.4) (2112648)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware vSphere Update Manager

VMware vSphere Update Manager recalled patch process (2116773)

Date Published: 5/8/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

After expanding a LUN, the VMware vSphere Web Client does not display the correct size of an RDM (2114219)

Date Published: 5/6/2015

The vSphere Web Client 5.0 fails to load and displays the error: Error # of 29 2046 with RSL (2116567)

Date Published: 5/7/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 5/2/15

VMware App Volumes
Installation prompt appears when browsing SharePoint WebApp Components for Office (2111247)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
Manually copying an AppStack to a new or migrated App Volumes Manager server (2115440)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
App Volumes Manager fails to launch after initial install with remote SQL Database using Windows Authentication (2108131)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data
Continuent Replicator fails to connect after updating replication user's database password (2111395)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
Preparing Triggers for Row-Based Replication (2112599)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
The Continuent Replicator service fails with the error: Event application failed: Error writing file (2113223)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware Continuent for Disaster Recovery
VMware Continuent process fails to start and does not write anything to the log file (2112233)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware ESXi
Quiescing operations cause a Windows virtual machine to panic with a Stop 24 error on ntfs.sys (2115997)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201504401-BG: Updates esx-base (2114246)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201504403-BG: Updates net-ixgbe (2114248)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150404001-standard (2114251)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201504101-SG: Updates esx-base (2114255)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
Implementing vSphere Metro Storage Cluster using Hitachi Storage Cluster for VMware vSphere and the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (2115494)
Date Published: 4/29/2015
Creating a quiesced snapshot of a Windows 2012 R2 virtual machine generates Event ID157 (2115932)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201504002 (2114245)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201504402-BG: Updates tools-light (2114247)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201504404-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2114250)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150404001-no-tools (2114253)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150401001s-standard (2114256)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150401001s-no-tools (2114257)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
ESXi 5.5 host loses network connectivity with Broadcom 10 GB Nics and bnx2x driver loaded (2114957)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
Creating a VMFS volume using the Add Storage wizard times out on a SolidFire iSCSI SSD Array (2115292)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware EVO:RAIL
Updating a license on a second VMware EVO:RAIL appliance (2101839)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
Configuring VMware EVO:RAIL fails at 96% with the error: "An error has occurred: Try again." (2108787)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
Replacing a hardware component in VMware EVO:RAIL does not reset the hardware alarm (2113427)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware Horizon 6
Ctrl + Alt + Insert is not sent to the View Agent (2113860)
Date Published: 4/27/2015
Unable to retrieve a license for the display protocol. Please contact your system administrator (2114579)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware Horizon Mirage
Mirage Management/Mirage Server fails to install because of FIPS compliant algorithms group policy (2110171)
Date Published: 4/29/2015
Mirage Client Service starts and stops immediately due to .NET Framework bitness misconfiguration (2110436)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware IT Business Management Advanced
Cannot change the length property of UDF field Phone Number for Object user in VMware IT Business Management Enterprise (2114739)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware Mirage
Mirage endpoint machines with Sophos SafeGuard may display blue diagnostic screen with error 0x0000007B (INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE) after Pivot (2111573)
Date Published: 4/29/2015
Mirage logs auto uploaded to FTP using WinSCP (2115300)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

Mirage Client removal with the cleanstate option may cause permission change in folders (2113859)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor
VMware NSX for Multi Hypervisor 4.x Manager Updates section displays Current Version: Unknown (2111196)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
NSX Manager version 6.x becomes non-responsive (2115459)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware ThinApp
Testing a native application with a virtual command prompt (2114114)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware User Environment Manager
In the VMware User Environment Manager Management Console text-less buttons appears on Native Asian Windows installation (2115814)
Date Published: 4/29/2015
Fulfillment of VMware User Environment Manager 8.6 for Horizon 6 Enterprise Edition Customers (2115597)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Launching a console connection to a virtual machine fails with the error: Unable to connect to the MKS: Could not connect to pipe \\.\pipe\vmware-authdpipe within retry period (2115126)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
Upgrading VMware vCenter Server with an Oracle Database from 5.x to 6.0 fails with the error: The user associated with the DSN has insufficient privileges (2115398)
Date Published: 4/28/2015
Storage DRS automation task reverts disk rules to default (2112843)
Date Published: 4/27/2015
Upgrading to vCenter Server 6.0 fails with the error: "Source vCenter Server schema validation found an issue." (2113439)
Date Published: 4/27/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
The Autodeploy TFTP Service is unreachable on vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 (2116018)
Date Published: 5/1/2015

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Heartbeat datastores get unmounted during a VMware Site Recovery Manager failover operation causing a HA error (2115919)
Date Published: 5/1/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Running Data Collection on a new VMware vRealize Orchestrator endpoint in VMware vRealize Automation fails with the error: full authentication is required to access this resource (2112093)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
vShield Manager version 5.5.4.x becomes non-responsive (2114813)
Date Published: 4/30/2015
VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Configuring Oracle 11g for monitoring in VMware vCenter Hyperic Server and VMware vFabric Hyperic Server (2114740)
Date Published: 4/28/2015

VMware vRealize Business Advanced
Redirecting an HTTP page to HTTPS in VMware vRealize Business Advanced/Enterprise (2115573)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations Manager performs unreliably after a data node crashes (2116021)
Date Published: 5/1/2015
VMware vRealize Operations Manager SCOM 3.1 adapter fails collecting for all objects with the CommVault alert reporting as: :{0} (2115866)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
WebViews missing from VMware vRealize Orchestrator 6.x (2114405)
Date Published: 4/29/2015

VMware vShield Edge
Enabling and disabling SSLv3 encryption on VMware vShield Edge (CVE-2014-3566) (2115288)
Date Published: 4/30/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Collecting VMware vSphere Data Protection 6.x diagnostic information (2115293)
Date Published: 5/1/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 4/25/15

Miscellaneous

Protecting datacenters using GravityZone Security for Virtualized Environments by Bitdefender on VMware vSphere 5.x infrastructure (2115059)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware App Volumes

F1-Help option failing while using MS visio appstack created with Office in the base image on App Volume deployment. (2114831)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Analytics and Big Data

Fixing MySQL error: Too many connections (2108632)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

Continuent tpm commend fails with the error: Unable to find any host configurations for the data service specified (2111874)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Clustering

Troubleshooting Continuent cctrl lists a Manager in a stopped state (2109630)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

Changing Continuent Manager Ping method (2108752)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware Continuent for Disaster Recovery

Continuent Replicator fails after a slave database is restored (2111490)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware ESXi

Moving an existing RDM to a different VM (2107923)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

dvUplinks are inconsistent after adding hosts to the Nexus 1000V causing host profile compliance problems (2109651)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Identifying supported firmware for Emulex adapters and VMware ESXi (2113294)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Virtual Machine Messages are automatically dismissed after 4 minutes (2113542)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Backing up a virtual machine with Change Block Tracking (CBT) enabled fails after upgrading to VMware ESXi 6.0 (2114076)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

Windows Failover Clustering on VMware ESXi Cluster Across Box using shared physical mode RDM reports a critical error in the Windows event logs (2114741)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Configuring CA signed certificates for ESXi 6.0 hosts (2113926)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Installing or Upgrading VMware tools version 9.10.0 (ESXi 6.0GA) on a Dutch version of Windows Server 2008 R2 fails with the error: VMware Tools Setup Wizard ended prematurely (2114476)

Date Published: 4/21/2015

 

VMware Horizon

Restricting remote desktop access using tags is not yet implemented in a Cloud Pod architecture (2111440)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware Horizon View Client for Windows

Mouse focus jumps to the center of a Horizon View Client window after minimizing or closing an application (2112346)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware User Environment Manager

Licensing for VMware User Environment Manager 8.6 (2114909)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

vCenter Server and the vSphere Web Client fail to start after upgrading the operating system from to Windows Server 2012 R2 (2112741)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

Silent installation of VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with external SQL database using Windows Authentication fails at pre-install check (2113799)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Powering on a virtual machine fails with error: Insufficient capacity on each physical CPU (2113838)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Upgrading to VMware vCenter Server 6.0 fails during pre-install check (2113819)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Administrator access is downgraded to read-only in vCenter Server 6.0 (2114561)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server from 5.x to 6.0 fails with the error: The user associated with the DSN has insufficient privileges. (2114754)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Attempting to join an Appliance-based Platform Services Controller or vCenter Server to a vSphere domain fails with error: ERROR_TOO_MANY_NAMES (2114233)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

Resetting the VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Inventory Service's Individual Data Providers (2113435)

Date Published: 4/20/2015

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Upgrading VMware Site Recovery Manager to version 5.8, causes SRM to disappear from the Virtual Infrastructure Client (thick client) (2108303)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

Site Recovery Manager 5.8 plug-in is not accessible in the vSphere Web Client (2108307)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Security scan is reporting an issue with MSXML4.dll that is used by VMware Update Manager 5.5 (2113837)

Date Published: 4/21/2015

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

Restoring the VMware vShield Manager configuration fails with the error: Global lock aquisition failed (2112342)

Date Published: 4/20/2015

 

VMware View

Cannot launch IE8 when UAC is enabled with the View Agent 6.0.2 installed (2109274)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware Virtual Disk Development

Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) 5.5.3 initialization fails when triggering backup/restore through rsh server of Windows SUA (Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications) (2114752)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Upgrading the VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) on-disk format version from 1 to 2 (2113221)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

Change the date, time, or time zone of a vApp-based vRealize Operations Manager node (2108686)

Date Published: 4/21/2015

Change a vApp-based vRealize Operations Manager node hostname (2108689)

Date Published: 4/21/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.5.x and later reports false completion status of Never for backup jobs (2114404)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Running VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) backup fails with the error: Error 10058 (2107789)

Date Published: 4/24/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Disabling virtual machine replication from the command line (2106946)

Date Published: 4/23/2015

Registering or re-registering the VMware vSphere Replication 6.0 appliance fails with the error: The vCenter Server <VC server> is not correctly registered in LookupService after replacing the vCenter Server certificates (2112332)

Date Published: 4/20/2015

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

Upgrading vSphere VSA completes with the error: Appliance upgrade completed successfully but VSA Cluster Service upgrade failed. You must manually upgrade this component to ensure the cluster remains fully functional. Refer to VSA Upgrade KB for details. (2105515)

Date Published: 4/20/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

After updating Google Chrome to Version 42 or later, vSphere Web Client Integration Plugin 5.x no longer functions (2114800)

Date Published: 4/22/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK

Re-configuring two vNICs simultaneously by invoking reconfigVM_Task() API causes Virtual Machine network disconnect in ESXi 5.5 (2114609)

Date Published: 4/21/2015