Home > Blogs > VMware KB Digest

New KB articles published for week ending 8/30/14

VMware ESX

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201408402-BG: Updates tools-light (2080819)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140804001-standard (2080821)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Determining the BIOS, hardware, and driver versions of an ESXi 5.x host through the Web browser (2075270)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201408401-BG: Updates esx-base (2080816)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140804001-no-tools (2080825)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140801001s-no-tools (2080836)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

Understanding ESXi 5.x Patching Model (2083707)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

Changing the ESXi server management IP address (2084629)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

ESXi 5.5.x host fails with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the error: Res3GetSpecificCluster@esx (2086747)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201408101-SG: Updates esx-base (2080829)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140801001s-standard (2080833)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201408001 (2080838)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

Cannot log in to the ESXi host using Active Directory domain credentials (2087485)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

What does VMK_VECTOR mean? (2070218)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Deploying View Linked Clones from single parent image to multiple vLANs (2086437)

Date Published: 8/25/2014

Increasing the number of failed user login attempts displays the error: The View Connection Server authentication failed. Maximum login attempts exceeded (2086682)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

On Windows XP View clients connected to a Windows XP remote desktop, characters using the Japanese font MS Mincho do not print correctly (2085085)

Date Published: 8/30/2014

Health Management on two security servers flips from green to red and reports the error: The service is not working properly (2087822)

Date Published: 8/29/2014

 

VMware Horizon Workspace

Installing a custom SSL certificate in VMware Horizon Workspace 1.x fails when using an encrypted RSA Private Key (2063732)

Date Published: 8/25/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace reports virtual appliance (vApp) with host name as localhost.localdomain (2084687)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

Installing the VMware Workspace Portal fails with the error: The operation is not supported on this object. (2086526)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

Patch deployment fails for some Linux managed machines, such as CentOS and OEL, when SELinux is enabled on the managed machine (2079311)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

VMware vCenter Orchestrator appears twice in vSphere Web Client, as FQDN and IP address (2076318)

Date Published: 8/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Users or groups are unable to log in to vCenter Server after restarting the VMware VirtualCenter Server service (2086548)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

VMware vCenter Server indicates that the Dynamic Resource Scheduler (DRS) usage load is imbalanced (2087250)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

Using a Service Principle Name for Active Directory authentication in vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 uses the Machine Account (2087978)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

Cannot start vCenter Server after applying a Windows patch (2075117)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

SNMP Collector displays source address as 127.0.0.1 in a VMware vCenter Server Appliance (2085359)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Cannot perform Recoveries in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) with SRM Administrator role (2085375)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

 

VMware vCloud Application Director

The virtual appliance (vApp) reports the hostname as locahost.localdomain when deploying in VMware vCloud Application Director (2079768)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Changing the vApp Network NAT mapping mode to manual and set an external IP in VMware vCloud Director 5.5.1 fails with the error: Invalid IP address for the external network (2085601)

Date Published: 8/28/2014

The VMware vCloud Director (vCD) webapp fails to start with the error: Missing: com.vmware.vcloud.ui-vcloud-webapp (2052230)

Date Published: 8/27/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) manual and scheduled backups do not start (2069729)

Date Published: 8/29/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

Changing the vCenter Server IP address in the VMware vSphere Storage Appliance cluster (2076495)

Date Published: 8/25/2014

Reconfiguring network settings in VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 5.5 (2086680)

Date Published: 8/26/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 8/23/14

Desktop

Accessing the gateway-va URL in VMware Horizon Workspace fails with the error: HTTP 404 Error (2085347)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

Launching VMware Horizon View Hosted App from the VMware Workspace Portal fails with the error: Invalid SAML credentials (2086314)

Date Published: 8/20/2014

 

My VMware

How to edit your notifications in My VMware (2086791)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

 

VMware ESX

RAMDISK corruption causes new RHEL or CentOs to fail (2086520)

Date Published: 8/20/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Hotplug and unplug of disks on H710 controller (2077312)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

Hot unPlug and Plug of disks on P420i controller (2077426)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

Creation of native snapshot fails on an NFS datastore due to an issue with NetApp NAS plug-in (2085612)

Date Published: 8/20/2014

Unable to delete a storage policy (2085640)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

Virtual machines appears as Invalid immediately after it is added to the inventory (2085907)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

Hotplug and unplug of disks on LSI 9271-8i controller (2077427)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Using location-based printing in VMware Horizon View to map printers from a Universal Naming Convention (UNC) or share path (2086646)

Date Published: 8/21/2014

 

VMware ThinApp

Uninstalling the VMware Thinapp application fails with error: Failed to add Application in msg for UNINSTALL operation, vm install type not found (2085049)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Upgrade of Chargeback Manager sets the INSTANCE_UUID filed as To_INITIALIZE (2085461)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Unable to register a vCenter Server in vCenter Operations Manager following changed UUID (2068856)

Date Published: 8/21/2014

Attempts to access the vSphere UI using only the IP address fail (2084752)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Cannot login to or manage vCenter SQL Express instance (VIM_SQLEXP) running on VMware vCenter Server (2063510)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

Creating Link Aggregation Groups (LAGs) using a VMware legacy vSphere Client fails and reports the error: Basic support (2078639)

Date Published: 8/20/2014

Historical Performance charts do not appear in vCenter Server 5.1 with an Oracle database (2085985)

Date Published: 8/20/2014

Running the VMware vCenter Server Proactive Oracle Checking (VPOC) tool for vCenter Server 5.1/5.5 (2086126)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Backing up the VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) Postgres database (2086958)

Date Published: 8/21/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

vCloud Director 5.5 requirements when using NFS for the transfer server storage (2086127)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

 

VMware View

Logging in to a VMware Horizon View desktop in a multi-domain environment fails with the error: Authentication Failed (2085374)

Date Published: 8/18/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Configuring VDP services to run as VDPBackupUser (2086674)

Date Published: 8/19/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Missing or corrupted OVF environment in VMware vSphere Replication (2084652)

Date Published: 8/21/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 8/16/14

My VMware

How to view your My VMware profile (2086265)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

How to update your My VMware profile (2086266)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

 

VMware ESXi

LUNs are disconnected after a vMotion (2084763)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

Experiencing instability in VMware ESXi 5.1 with third-party Virtual Distributed Switch (2085376)

Date Published: 8/14/2014

Installing VMware Tools on a Linux virtual machine fails with the error: Creating a new initrd boot image for the kernel. initctl: Job failed to start Unable to start services for VMware Tools (2085522)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

Recommended HBA driver versions for NetApp storage solutions (2085587)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

Windows Failover Cluster fails to pass the storage validation tests (2085702)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

vmware-hostd fails on VMware ESXi (2084267)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

VMware Mirage CVD alternates links between multiple end point devices (2078099)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

Accessing Mirage File Portal / Web Manager fails with the error: HTTP Error 404 (2085352)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Performing maintenance or Composer operations on Horizon View desktops fail (2086530)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Mirage Management Server MirageDB database does not exist (2076426)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

VMware vCenter Server fails and reports the error: Panic: Assert Failed: controllerType != 0 @ d:/build/ob/bora-1378903/bora/vim/lib/vmvalidate/configOptionValidate.cpp:558 (2084284)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

VMware Directory Service (VMDird) fails to start (2085766)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

Possible vSphere.local domain inconsistencies after restoring a vCenter Server Single Sign-On 5.5 node (2086001)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

Multiple Queues Statistics Do Not Indicate Any Traffic on a VMXNET3 Adapter That Has vSphere DirectPath I/O with vMotion Enabled (2076140)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

Deploying a virtual machine from a template to a VMware vSphere Storage Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) cluster fails with the error: Fault – NoCompatibleDatastore (2085206)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Connecting VMware vCenter Server Appliance versions 5.1 and 5.5 to an Active Directory domain fails (2085616)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance vpxd service continually backtraces (2085220)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Non protected virtual machines get replicated on LUN which is replicated creating a piggyback virtual machine (2084524)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

During a reprotect operation VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager service stops (2085075)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) fails to replicate devices on an IBM SRA during a test fail over (2085499)

Date Published: 8/11/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

Accessing VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 via vSphere Web Client reports the error: Server certificate assertion not verified and thumbprint not matched (2084514)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

Upload activity is blank within VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5.1.0 (2086189)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Decrypting VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) custom properties (2084887)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

Adding VXLAN VTEP interface fails after upgrading to VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5 (2085044)

Date Published: 8/12/2014

 

VMware View Manager

Managing persistent disks in VMware Horizon View 4.6 and later (2086416)

Date Published: 8/15/2014

 

VMware vShield Edge

Connecting to a fenced vApp from outside the vCloud Director through telnet using an external IP address times out (2065199)

Date Published: 8/13/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 8/9/14

Datacenter

Migration to DVS or restoring network configuration in DCUI fails when using 3 or more VMkernel ports in VMware ESXi (2084090)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

Oracle database trace files (.trc and .trm) consume large amounts of disk space (2084903)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

 

vCloud Hybrid Service Plug-in for vSphere Client

Missing Text in Navigation Pane or Drop-down Menus (2085511)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

 

VMware ESXi

The QLogic vmnic cannot be enabled and remains down on an ESXi host (2074987)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

Unable to create snapshots when using WHIPTAIL ACCELA or Invicta Firmware Version 4.0.3 on VMware ESXi 5.x (2083922)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

Deploying a vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (vMSC) using Hitachi NAS (HNAS) Platform with Synchronous Disaster Recovery (SyncDR) Cluster software in VMware vSphere (2085108)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

VMware ESXi host fails with a purple diagnostic screen: PF Exception 14 in world (2071752)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

Xorg fails to start when using pci-passthrough (2084939)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

VMware Horizon View Admin User Interface reports Composer back up failed after update to version 5.3.2 (2084789)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

Connecting to a Security Server with the VMware View Client displays the error: Unable to resolve server address: The requested name is valid but no data of the requested type is found (2085365)

Date Published: 8/8/2014

 

VMware Horizon Workspace

Horizon Workspace Windows PC Client reports invalid server address (2073162)

Date Published: 8/8/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Creating reference CVD fails in VMware Horizon Mirage (2083604)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Upgrading Single Sign On from vCenter Server 5.1 to 5.5 fails with the error: 70012 VMCA_INVALID_CSR_FIELD (2083868)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

Active Directory accounts reported locked when logging in to the VMware vSphere Web Client (2083566)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Accessing Network tab on VMware vCenter server appliance web studio interface fails with the error: com.google.gwt.core.client.JavaScriptException: (Error): Out of stack space (2084560)

Date Published: 8/8/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) Testfailover and Failover operations fail and the vmware-dr log files report the error: No host is compatible with the virtual machine (2078531)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

Resizing the virtual machine disk files (.vmdk files) during replication that are protected by vSphere replication fails with the error: vSphere Replication does not support changing the length of a replicated disk (2052883)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

vCenter Site Recovery Manager reports SOAP errors when polling vCenter Server in a vFlash enabled environment (2081313)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

Site Recovery Manager (SRM) service may stop running during a Test Failover or Failover operation during the virtual machine reconfiguration stage (2083989)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Changing the custom properties of VMware vCloud Automation Center has no affect on the virtual machines (2084373)

Date Published: 8/5/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Big Data Extensions server does not accept resource names with two contiguous white spaces (2082278)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

Can not change the Serengeti server IP address from the vSphere Web Client (2083943)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) services fail to start (2084369)

Date Published: 8/8/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) tab fails to display when running VSA and accessing through the vSphere Web Client (2073684)

Date Published: 8/7/2014

 

VMware vSphere Update Manager

VMware vSphere Update Manager fails to download from a Shared Repository created by Update Manager Download Server 5.5 (2061622)

Date Published: 8/4/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Horizon Workspace reports the error: HTTP Error 411 Length Required (2079181)

Date Published: 8/6/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 8/2/14

Desktop

Redraw lag in text-based applications occur in PCoIP Sessions (2084429)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware ESX

Deploying VMware Virtual SAN fails (2083828)

Date Published: 7/29/2014

 

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201407001 (2079117)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201407401-BG: Updates esx-base (2079118)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201407402-BG: Updates tools-light (2079119)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140704001-standard (2079121)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140704001-no-tools (2079122)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201407101-SG: Updates esx-base (2080220)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140701001s-standard (2080221)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140701001s-no-tools (2080222)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201407102-SG: Updates tools-light (2080721)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

vMotion fails after disk-only Storage vMotion operation with change block tracking enabled (2082649)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Connecting to linked clones in VMware Horizon View fails with the error: The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed (2084433)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Configuring kiosk mode in VMware View Manager using MAC Address (2084686)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

Investigating VMware View Composer failure codes (2085204)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

TaskBar icons does not display correctly on the floating pool with Persona Management in VMware Horizon View (2064661)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Horizon View Web UI response is slow and provisioning desktop takes longer than usual (2084025)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

Cannot verify the VMware vCenter Server default SSL in VMware Horizon View 5.3.2 or 6.0 (2083855)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

Applying View Direct Connection Agent session timeout fails in VMware Horizon View (2084437)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Black artifacts sometimes appear if you use View HTML Access to connect to View desktops running on an ESX 5.1 or earlier host (2084815)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

OOTB Adaptors are hard-configured to Jerusalem timezone (2077639)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Centralizing a Reference Machine or Capturing a Layer on Windows 7 or Windows 8 fails with Mirage 5.0 (2084530)

Date Published: 7/28/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

Hyperic alerts get backed up in VMware vCenter Hyperic Server (2084759)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

 

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

Upgrading the Hyperic agent in vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.8.2 (2084723)

Date Published: 7/29/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager

Metrics are not collected and new resource kinds are not discovered after upgrading the vCloud Director adapter to build 1924008 (2084769)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Duplicate vCenter Hyperic Objects are created in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vCOps) 5.8.x (2083687)

Date Published: 7/28/2014

Pod Avg Session Logon Time and Pod Avg Session Reconnect Time metrics are not present in vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon (2084424)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Adding a PowerShell host to VMware vCenter Orchestrator (vCO) 5.5 using kerberos authentication fails with the error: KDC_Error_S_principal_unknown (2084046)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

After changing the expired certificate VMware vSphere Web Client fails to display the VMware vCenter Server inventory (2083271)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

Installing VMware vCenter Server fails (2083879)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Virtual machines on an ESXi host show orphaned in VMware vCenter Server 5.1 (2084488)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Deploying from template and virtual machine cloning changes in vSphere 5.1 Update 2 and 5.5 (2084819)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Unable to regenerate certificate after a failed SSL certificate replacement in VMware vCenter Server Appliance (2082723)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Increasing Likewise agent logging on to VMware vCenter Server Appliance (2084531)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

During test failover operation Site Recovery Manager service crashes (2083478)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager IP Customization during Test Failover or Failover operations fails with the error: 1073741819 (Windows ACCESS VIOLATION) (2083915)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Site Recovery Manager 5.5.1.2 Express Patch Release (2084603)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Emails sent from VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) are incorrectly formatted when viewed through a mail client (2084671)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

Authentication into VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop (vCAC) 6.0.x fails with the error: ActAs Token is invalid (2076502)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Available Catalog Features Licensing Error in VMware vCloud Director (vCD) 5.5 (2082136)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Deleting a virtual machine connected to a vApp network does not delete the NAT rule associated with its interface (2084503)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

Postgres 9.2 and 9.3 are marked as unavailable in VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent (2077858)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

Creating an incomplete alert based on percentage of a baseline value reports error multiple times in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server (2074747)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Configuring a script action for an alert in VMware vCenter Hyperic (2078142)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware View

VMware Horizon View Administrator Events report errors of non-existent pools (2068738)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

Troubleshooting the Agent Unreachable status within VMware Horizon View (2083535)

Date Published: 7/29/2014

Troubleshooting View user permission issues with vCenter Server (2085142)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

The Real-Time Audio-Video audio input driver might be disabled by default if you have also installed other drivers, such as the Teradici audio driver (2084818)

Date Published: 7/30/2014

A local administrator of an RDS host can see the redirected printers of all users connected to RDS desktops on the RDS host (2085226)

Date Published: 8/2/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Non-ASCII characters are not displayed correctly (2082279)

Date Published: 7/29/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Creating a VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) backup user account for exchange plugin with VDP Advanced (2073168)

Date Published: 8/1/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

vSphere Replication 5.5.1.2 Express Patch Release (2084602)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Attempting to check for or perform updates in Workspace displays the message: No available updates (2084528)

Date Published: 7/31/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 7/26/14

Datacenter

Uploading diagnostic information for VMware Federal customers (2083062)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Configuring vSphere HA fails with the error: Cannot install the vCenter Server agent service. Unknown installer error (2083945)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Deleted connection still exists in the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) database after removing the replica server from a VMware Horizon View cluster (2083758)

Date Published: 7/24/2014

Installing the VMware Horizon View Client on a Connection Server interrupts Connection Server functionality (2084138)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

Connecting to VMware Horizon View desktops fails with the error: Tunnel server presented a certificate that didn’t match the expected certificate (2083612)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

VMware Horizon View 5.1.1 Security Server shows LDAP errors (2083784)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Unable to get emails from VMware IT Business Management Suite (ITBM) (2075192)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server fails when attempting to generate an HTML report (2079471)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View

Some networking metrics are missing in VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon View when desktops use e1000 NIC (2082575)

Date Published: 7/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Datastore capacity metrics in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp) are incorrect when using RDMs on virtual machines (2077133)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View

Configuring Broker Agent Pairing in VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View fails (2082157)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

The VMware VirtualCenter Server service does not start (2083927)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

Data Collection fails with System.NullReferenceException when vSphere inventory doesn’t match vCAC inventory (2083946)

Date Published: 7/21/2014

vSphere Replication 5.5.0.0 upgrade to 5.5.1.x results in re-configuring of database from external to embedded (2084539)

Date Published: 7/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Site Recovery Manager 5.0.3.2 Express Patch Release (2081859)

Date Published: 7/22/2014

Site Recovery Manager 5.1.2.1 Express Patch Release (2081860)

Date Published: 7/22/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

VMware vCloud Automation Center Advanced Services tab fails to appear in the user interface (2078294)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

Supported Client Integration plug-in for VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) 6.0.1.x (2083167)

Date Published: 7/21/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Missing networks while adding Org Virtual Data Center networks from the vApp Network wizard network list (2076024)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

Creating a virtual machine within VMware vCloud Director with a period in the virtual machine name results in an unexpected file name for the VMDK disk (2080387)

Date Published: 7/21/2014

Inconsistent storage allocation within an org virtual data center (vDC) in VMware vCloud Director (vCD) 5.1.x and 5.5.x (2082438)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware Virtual Disk Development

VixDiskLib_GetMetadataKeys API in VMware Virtual Disk Development fails with Insufficient buffer size error (2084027)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

VMware vSphere Site Recovery Manager (SRM) Replication Test Failover reports the error: Power on virtual machine fails: Error: Unable to find a viable replica for VR Replication group (2056703)

Date Published: 7/23/2014

vSphere Replication 5.1.2.1 Express Patch Release (2082668)

Date Published: 7/22/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Users created or modified in Active Directory fail to synchronize with VMware Horizon Workspace (2061823)

Date Published: 7/21/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 7/19/14

My VMware

Completing the Direct Connect 2.0 Network Connectivity form (2074923)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Socialcast On Premise v2

Creating a Town Hall meeting in Socialcast fails (2079656)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Formatting LUN as VMFS 5 fails with the error: Can’t have a partition outside the disk! (2082806)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

Network connectivity is lost after taking a snapshot of a Windows 2003 server (2064855)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Virtual machine settings does not list the VMware vSphere Distributed Switch portgroup (2077610)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

iSCSI LUN identification on host and iSCSI storage array (2078640)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Unable to access the LUN when multiple initiator access is not configured on a storage array (2082707)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

The vmware-hostd process fails and restarts unexpectedly on the ESXi host (2083154)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

The virtual machine loses network connectivity after a reboot and the Connected option does not remain selected for the virtual network adapter in the settings for the virtual machine (2083436)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Monitoring VMware vSphere Storage APIs – Array Integration using esxtop and maintaining the status as enabled (2065193)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Snapshot consolidation in ESXi 5.5.x fails with the error: maximum consolidate retries was exceeded for scsix:x (2082886)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

VXLAN datapath instance fails after upgrading to ESXi 5.5 (2083299)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

Reinitializing fdb and edb on tenant appliances in VMware Horizon DaaS fails (2074777)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

User Profile content is deleted in Persona Management Share after logging in to VMware Horizon View (2082411)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

Enabling VChannel logging in VMware Horizon View (2066212)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

QuickPrep Post Synchronization Script in VMware View Horizon show incorrect path even when path is correct (2078742)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Pairing Lync 2013 VDI Plug-in and Lync 2013 Client on Horizon View 5.2 or 5.3 VDI desktops fails (2066100)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Recovering the parent virtual machine and Snapshot from a Replica using an existing Linked Clone (2081782)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace

Service-VA disk containing internal Postgres database in VMware Horizon Workspace is full (2082650)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

VMware IT Business Management Suite (ITBM) takes a long time to start (2072359)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

When importing web adaptor forms in VMware IT Business Management Suite, the fields are not overwritten (2072639)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware IT Business Manager Standard

Changing the VMware vCenter Server IP address in the Business Management tab fails (2073716)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

Entering or saving costing information in VMware IT Business Manager Suite reports an error: There seems to be some problem processing your request (2073902)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Configuring transport zone in VMware NSX for vSphere fails with the error: invalid control plane mode (2081878)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Securing VMware NSX for vSphere 6.0 CLI User Accounts and Privileged mode (2078825)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

Virtual machines intermittently lose network connectivity (2082442)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

When importing VMware vCloud Director vApp into the VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager hierarchy, only some of the virtual machines are imported (2069575)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager reports incorrect Cost Per Day chart values for containers (2077594)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Cannot upload an image to VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager (2077689)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

VCM service accounts need to be changed to run under a different domain account (2064623)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

VCM service accounts need to be changed to run under a built-in Windows account (2064624)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

VCM service account passwords need to be updated (2064625)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

IIS and SQL data type collections fail to work within VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (VCM) (2077423)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

VCM 5.7.2 Linux Agent is not FIPS 140-2 compliant (2081085)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

Installing Telnet on VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) 2.0 (2045928)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

 

VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager

Powering on a Hyper-V virtual machine in VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager fails with the error: wsMan failed to finish task (2069968)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View

Changing the name of the VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View adapter instance breaks the View Adapter Status dashboard (2082011)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Increasing the size of the root partition on the vCenter Operations Manager UI or Analytics virtual machine (2074688)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

Upgrading VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp) from 5.8.0 version to 5.8.x fails when using side-by-side upgrade process (2075422)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

After unregistering the VMware vCenter Server from VMware vCenter Operations Manager, unwanted objects related to vCenter Server remain in the cmapp database (2076141)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Updating the Is Locked flag for LDAP users in the Custom UI fails with the error: Empty User Name or Password entered (2073881)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Accessing the VMware vCenter Operations Manager in the VMware vSphere Client reports a certificate warning (2070748)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Logging in to the VMware vCenter Operations Manager custom UI using an LDAP account fails with the error: Invalid username/password (2072780)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Alerts for the vCenter Storage Management Service are generated in vCenter Operations Manager (2073244)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View

The vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon View desktop agent log is mostly empty (2079218)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

LockingSystem.unlockAll() fails to release locks in VMware vCenter Orchestrator (2080726)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Missing network counters for pNic throughput usage in the Advanced Performance charts option within vCenter Server (2083590)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Changing VMware vCenter Server Appliance hostname (2082294)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

When connecting the VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) sites in vCenter Server, the connection fails with the error: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host (2083059)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Site Recovery Manager 5.5.1.1 Express Patch Release (2081861)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

Attempting to pair or configure the Storage Replication Adapter (SRA) in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) fails with the error: Unable to find any array script (SRA) files (2083060)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Log Viewer and Manager Service log files in VMware vCloud Automation Center report the error: Unexpected exception while executing activity callExternalWorkflowActivityPreDisposing (2055542)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Setting up vPostgres replication in the VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 virtual appliance (2083563)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server

Some files from guest agent zip folder are corrupted for vCloud Automation Center 5.2.2 release (2082663)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server

VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) vCenter agent reports the error: System.Net.WebException: The request failed with HTTP status 400: Bad Request (2072532)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

Installing VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server 6.0.1 plug-in for VMware vCenter Orchestrator fails (2077285)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Launching VMware Remote Console plug-in from VMware vCloud Automation Center using Internet Explorer fails with the error: Unable to connect using VMRC. Make sure the machine is powered on and connected to the network (2083377)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Migrating from external vPostgres appliance to vPostgres instance located in the vCAC appliance (2083562)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Connector

Changes to SSH root login permissions in vCloud Connector 2.6 (2074415)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Cannot open Virtual Machine Remote Console (VMRC) connections to virtual machines when using load balancer to balance traffic across cells (2069355)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

Importing a virtual machine with hardware version 10 fails with the error: The organization VDC "ovdc" does not support the virtual hardware version 10 of the VM "vmimport" in the vApp (2073727)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Mounting an ISO to a virtual machine in VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: Invalid configuration for device 0 (2075380)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Subscriber Catalog in VMware vCloud Director fails to synchronize (2081309)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

Unable to connect to VMware vCloud Director across subnets (2082808)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Manually re-creating and linking the System VDC after DRS is turned off in VMware vCloud Director 5.1 and 5.5 (2073392)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Upgrading from VMware vCloud Director 5.1.x to 5.1.3 (2074993)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

The windows_deployment_package_sidgen.cab and unix_deployment_package.tar.gz deployment packages are not regenerated automatically after upgrading a VMware vCloud Director (vCD) cell (2075629)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

VMware vCloud Director deletes objects rapidly during automated clean up (2079606)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

Registering VMware vCloud Director to the VMware vSphere Lookup Service fails with the error: Connection Refused (2069324)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

Browse button fails to function when uploading media in VMware vCloud Director (2070627)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

Obtaining support details from VMware vCloud Networking and Security (formerly vShield) 5.x products (2079510)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

Creating an alert in the VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent for availability count for Jboss datasource fails with the error: No control plug-in is available for this resource (2074127)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Creating a platform through VMware vFabric Hyperic Server returns: Error running command: Error creating platform name even though platform is created (2073387)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

 

VMware View

VMware View Composer installation best practices and troubleshooting (2083555)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

Provisioning or recomposing VMware Horizon View Desktops fails with the error: View composer agent initialization state error (20): Internal error. Failed to synchronize computer password (2082916)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

After View Agent is uninstalled, the virtual machine becomes inaccessible and loses network connectivity (2083447)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware View Manager

Generating a Horizon View SSL certificate request using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) Certificates snap-in (2068666)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware vShield

Reinstalling VMware vShield App Firewall with its original IP after reinstalling the host fails with the error: vShield App installation encountered error while installing vib:Entered IP address x.x.x.x is used by another vShield App, please enter unused (2077224)

Date Published: 7/15/2014

 

VMware vShield Endpoint

Enabling debug logging for VMware Tools vShield Endpoint thin agent driver (2073078)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Installing VMware vShield Manger 5.5 shows 5.1.0-01255202 build number for vShield Endpoint version (2082655)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

VMware vSphere Data Protection fails to back up a virtual machine with a Network File Copy (2081051)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

Cluster shows as unlicensed even after applying the VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced (VDPA) license (2075431)

Date Published: 7/14/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

vSphere Replication 5.5.1.1 Express Patch Release (2082666)

Date Published: 7/17/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance Manager tab disabled (2067629)

Date Published: 7/16/2014

 

Zimbra

Installing VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.1 on a VMware ESXi machine (2059811)

Date Published: 7/18/2014

 

New KB articles published for week ending 7/12/14

Desktop

Horizon View 6 sizing limits and recommendations (2080467)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware ESX

ESX/ESXi 4.x hosts disconnect from vCenter Server in a HA enabled cluster (2078727)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware ESXi

Virtual machine configured with VMDirectPath fails to start and reports the error: msg.pciPassthru.createAdapterFailedPlatformNotSupported (2077247)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Enabling the vDS Health Check feature fails with inconsistent results (2079260)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Creating a local user and assigning permissions on an ESXi host (2082641)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Using Dell EqualLogic Multipathing Extension Module (MEM) in VMware View environment show storage performance degradation (2078451)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

vMotion fails with timeout errors for VMware View desktops with CBRC disabled (2079402)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Virtual machine accessing an ISO image on NFS loses connection on network interrupt (2082333)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Deleting the vSwtich USB0 or a port group IMM_Network0 from VMware ESXi 5.1 Update 2 fails with the error: Update Network Config for object networkSystem-9302 on vCenter Server vCenter failed (2081478)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Windows 2008 R2 fails with a blue diagnostic screen when the installed antivirus software includes the vShield Endpoint filter driver (2082588)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Configuring Private VLAN (PVLAN) on Extreme Networks switches (sample configuration) (2077275)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Applying a patch on ESXi with FCoE or iBFT boot from SAN LUN using VMware vCenter Update Manager fails with the error code: 15 (2077839)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5X host fails with a purple diagnostic screen when using Intel Corporation Ethernet 10G 2P X520 adapter (2078077)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Hot adding a virtual disk in ESXi 5.5 removes the multi-writer flag (2078540)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Backing up a virtual machine with multiple disks fails with the error: Change tracking is not active for disks (2078726)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Guest application toolbox-dnd tries to register though it is registered on channelX (2078823)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Accessing or creating a VMFS datastore larger than 16TB fails when using EqualLogic (2079071)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Snapshot quiescing fails in Linux guests when disk.enableUUID is set to true in the vmx file (2079220)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Generating a VMkernel zdump manually from a dump file in ESXi 5.5 (2081902)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage

Installing VMware Mirage Client fails with the error: Service Wanova Mirage Desktop Service failed to start (2078630)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware Horizon View

VMware Horizon View 5.2, 5.3, and 6.0 HTML Access FAQ (2082880)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

View Connection Server fills with user profiles (2078456)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace

The Horizon ThinAppClient.log file on VMware Horizon Workspace grows excessively (2074014)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Remediating steps on important updates to VMware Horizon Workspace Server regarding CVE-2014-0224 (2082181)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

VMware NSX for vSphere

VMware NSX for vSphere 6.0 fails to restore correctly from a backup operation (2082896)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

The Navigator Discovery Status in VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator virtual machine reports the message: Pending first discovery (2068503)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

vCenter Infrastructure Navigator appliance is unable to update when there is no Internet access (2081898)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCenter Log Insight

Changing the timezone for vCenter Log Insight virtual appliance (2072592)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Attempting to re-register vCenter Server in vCenter Operations Manager reports the error: UUID is not available for a registered vCenter Server (2072321)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Reclaiming space on VMware Postgres (vPostgres) databases in the VMware vCenter Operations Manager vApp (2080647)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Cannot collect SAP resources and metrics using the VMware vCenter Operations Manager SAP adapter (2070509)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Unable to log in to Admin UI after upgrading to vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.x (2077204)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager missing ESX/ESXi Host UUID Information (2080956)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

The CPU Workload score does not reflect the extra compute capacity provided by Hyper-Threaded processors (2071007)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Scheduled workflows stop running after a few runs in vCenter Orchestrator 5.5 (2083015)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Scheduled workflows stop running after a few runs in vCenter Orchestrator 5.5.1 (2083003)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vCenter Server

Cannot see or manually add VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) Storage Providers in the VMware vSphere Web Client (2078070)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

Updating virtual machine settings using the VMware vSphere Web Client (2082283)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Deploying or configuring VMware vShield Edge fails with the error: VSM response error (10105): Failed to publish configuration on vShield Edge (2058434)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Storage DRS Cluster defaults the Virtual Machine Settings Automation Level to Disabled (2081211)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager health data is not displayed in the VMware vSphere Web Client (2076938)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Logging in to the vSphere Client or performing a search in the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Client is not authenticated to VMware Inventory Service (2080396)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Cannot open the VMware vSphere Web Client console using the VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 when no Internet access is available (2075478)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Configuring VR server connection in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager reports the error:’Managed Object ‘HmsServiceInstance’ thrown (2079214)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware vCloud API

Cannot create an empty virtual machine using VMware vCloud Director API (2081162)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop

Cannot delete users or groups in vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x Business Groups (2076853)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server

Configuring VMware vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) 6.0.x infrastructure time server settings (2080128)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Guest customization fails when deploying virtual machines through vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) that have multiple NICs attached (2080595)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCloud Director

Ownership of a saved template changes in VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x (2070751)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

Windows non-administrator auto logon fails in VMware vCloud Director 5.5.0 and 5.5.1 (2080502)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Collecting debug logs for failed uploads in vCloud Director 5.5.x (2081292)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Downloading an OVF via the vCloud Director site fails with the error: Timed-out waiting for server (2082152)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Creating an isolated network in VMware vCloud Director reports the error: vdnscope-x does not exist (2065485)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

Customization of 64-bit Windows virtual machines fails in VMware vCloud Director 5.x (2069156)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Importing or exporting a vApp in vCloud Director fails with the error code: 302 (2073179)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Unable to clear the error state in VMware vCloud Director vApp (2074256)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Deploying a vApp after upgrading to VMware vCloud Director 5.5 fails with the error: Internal Server error (2075698)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

Increasing the password length for the auto generated passwords in Guest customization (2075732)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Uploading to VMware vCloud Director 5.5 catalog from all clients through the web interface fails with the error: cURL error: Send failed since rewinding of the data stream failed (2082238)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

Deploying vShield Edge fails when vShield Manager is connected to a vCenter Server (2082564)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vCloud Usage Meter 3.0.x

Monthly Usage Report never completes after upgrading to VMware vCloud Usage Meter 3.2 (2070066)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vFabric Postgres Standard Edition

Adding additional temporary storage space to a VMware vCenter Operations Manager virtual machine for VMware vFabric Postgres maintenance (2080646)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware View

ALT+TAB fails to cycle through applications after selecting a View Session in Windows View Client (2078519)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware View SVGA driver reports newer version than the installed View Agent version (2078739)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware Virtual SAN

Using small data disks for Virtual SAN might result in virtual machine failures (2080503)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

VMware vShield

Changing the host name of vShield Manager (2047913)

Date Published: 7/9/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection

No timestamp details are displayed when navigating through the vSphere Data Protection (VDP) Configuration UI Emergency Restore tab (2074456)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) fails to start (2081464)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

File Level Restore fails in VMware vSphere Data Protection (2059380)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

Upgrading from VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.1.21.x to vSphere Data Protection 5.5.5 fails (2072304)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

VMware vSphere Replication

Configuring CA Signed Certificates for VMware vSphere Replication (2080395)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

Attempting to recover a VMware vSphere Storage Appliance cluster fails with the error: Cannot recover VSA cluster: VSAManager Service requires static VC management IP (2071013)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Adding the VMware vSphere Storage Appliance license key fails with the error: invalid keys (2076779)

Date Published: 7/11/2014

Recovering a VMware vSphere Storage Appliance 5.x cluster fails with the error: Unable to recover cluster: org.apache.axis2.AxisFault: Connection timed out: connect (2082577)

Date Published: 7/10/2014

VMware vSphere Update Manager

Installing VMware vSphere Update Manager fails with the error: This product can only be installed on Windows Server 2008 or above (2078069)

Date Published: 7/7/2014

VMware Workspace Portal

Manually purging deleted files on VMware Workspace Portal 1.x and 2.x (2073329)

Date Published: 7/8/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 7/5/14

Virtual Disk Development Kit

Reconfiguring and consolidation of proxy virtual machine fails after initiating a self backup using Hot Add mode in VMware Virtual Disk Development Kit 5.5 (2082627)

Date Published: 7/4/2014

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407401-BG: Updates esx-base (2077407)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407402-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2077408)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407403-BG: Updates tools-light (2077409)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407404-BG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2077410)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140704001-standard (2077412)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407101-SG: Updates esx-base (2077414)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140701001s-standard (2077416)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Browsing vCenter Server object via RVC commands fails with the error: RuntimeError:unknown VMODL type AnyType (2077759)

Date Published: 7/3/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201407001 (2078807)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140704001-standard (2078811)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

ESXi host initiates ARP Broadcast storm to NFS server (2080034)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Cannot change the Set Program Access and Computer Defaults value in Windows 7 (2080523)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

Performing Hot Remove action on guest operating system times out with the error: The guest operating system did not respond to a hot-remove request for device %s in a timely manner (2081503)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Monitoring software shows incorrect system uptime for Windows 2008 R2 or later on hardware version 10 (2082042)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Used Storage and Not-Shared Storage values for virtual machine do not reflect the expected values (2082138)

Date Published: 7/3/2014

Booting the ESXi host fails at Initializing scheduler (2077712)

Date Published: 7/3/2014

Internet Control Management Protocol Redirects (2081185)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201407401-SG: Updates esx-base (2078808)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140704001-no-tools (2078812)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201407001 (2077405)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407405-BG: Updates net-tg3 (2077411)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140704001-no-tools (2077413)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201407102-SG: Updates tools-light (2077415)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140701001s-no-tools (2077417)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware Horizon DaaS

Preparing Windows 2008 R2 SP1 Server as a desktop to be deployed by Horizon DaaS (Desktone) (2080765)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage

Persona service fails to start after applying a Base Layer to a View pool managed by VMware Mirage (2077740)

Date Published: 7/3/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Disabling Planning permissions does not disable Planning tab and Graphic in VMware IT Business Management Suite 7.x and 8.x (2082031)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware Mirage

Stopping the Mirage service causes the Mirage driver to block access to offline files (2081174)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware NSX for vSphere

Clicking NSX Home in the vSphere Web Client reports the error: No NSX Managers available. Verify current user has role assigned on NSX Manager error (2080740)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

 
 

VMware Service Manager

Transition of development and support for VMware Service Manager and VMware Service Manager Cloud Provisioning to Alemba Software FAQ (2080576)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager

McAfee Solidifier blocks the VCM installation (2079310)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

Property values do not appear in a vCloud Director dynamic machine group conditional filter rule when the data type is Managed Guests (2079413)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VCM 5.7.2 installation, or an upgrade from VCM 5.7.1 HTTPS to VCM 5.7.2 HTTP/HTTPS, cannot run a remote command to upgrade the UNIX Agent (2079415)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone

VMware Converter and OpenSSL (CVE-2014-0224) (2081067)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator is not accessible when the vSphere Web Client is not running on the default port (9443) (2065986)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Procedure to change the self-signed SSL certfiicate on VMware Infrastructure Navigator (2080912)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

GEO Location tag values fail to save in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (2070832)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Loading the VMware vCenter Orchestrator Web Operator page (:8281) fails with a redirect loop error (2078205)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

Cannot register virtual machines when using the Register a vCAC Virtual Machine workflow in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2081995)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware vCenter Server

Running the vCenter Proactive Oracle Checking (VPOC) tool (2064432)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

The host gets disconnected from vCenter Server after upgrading from ESXi 4.x to 5.1 Update 1 (2080635)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

Copying a file is slow on HTTP connections in vCenter Server (2081624)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware vCenter Server

Increasing the size of imsTrace.log in vCenter Single Sign-On (SSO) 5.1.0 (2080599)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

Upgrading the vCenter Server database fails with the error: Failed to execute command: DROP INDEX VPX_VDEVICEFILE_BACKING_U1 ON VPX_VDEVICE_FILE_BACKING (2081639)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

Adding an Integrated Active Directory (IWA) Identity Source without the vSphere Web Client for vCenter Single Sign-on 5.5 (2063424)

Date Published: 7/3/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Registering vCenter Server 5.0 in vCenter Server Virtual Appliance 5.1 (2050795)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Uninstalling/Upgrading VMware vCenter Update Manager reports this error: The vCenter Server entered is not reachable (2082075)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop

Application Director Endpoint data collection in VMware vCloud Networking and Security fails with the error: String or binary data would be truncated: The statement has been terminated (2081954)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

vShield Edge devices show a red X status and report the message: Networking Backing Not Found (2065184)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

vShield Endpoint services fail to install from vShield Manager when using a NAT IP to connect to vCenter Server (2069068)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware View

Enabling USB Redirection on the downloaded version of VMware Horizon View Client for Linux (2080139)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

Linked clones experience customization issues when deployed on an ESXi 5.1 (2080397)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

Adding vCenter Server to the VMware View Administrator fails with the error: Unable to Add vCenter Server (2082003)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware Horizon View Composer fails to work properly after migrating the Composer database to a new SQL server (2081899)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware Virtual SAN

Storage Controllers previously supported for VSAN that are no longer supported (2081431)

Date Published: 7/1/2014

VMware vShield Manager

VMware vShield Manager does not allow users from an Active Directory or LDAP group to login (2069679)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware vSphere PowerCLI

Upgrade paths and product compatibility for PowerCLI versions that feature OpenSSL security fixes (2082132)

Date Published: 7/4/2014

VMware vSphere Replication

VMware vSphere Replication 5.1.x shows virtual machine status as: RPO violation for VMs – NFC code: 10 NFC Error: the parent of this virtual disk could not be opened. Can’t open remote disk. (2057638)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

VMware vSphere Update Manager

Index size in a Microsoft SQL server database that Update Manager uses must not exceed 900 bytes (2078173)

Date Published: 7/4/2014

VMware vSphere Web Client

Cannot schedule tasks or set the correct time on ESXi hosts from the VMware vSphere Web Client 5.5 (2078614)

Date Published: 7/2/2014

VMware Workspace Portal

Workspace users cannot connect to Citrix Receivers when working externally (2078368)

Date Published: 6/30/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 6/28/14

Socialcast
Removing nodes from Socialcast cluster (2073921)
Date Published: 6/23/2014

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for VMware
Migrating a SLES-11-SP3-for-VMware system to SLES-11-SP3 (2081877)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware ESXi
Increasing virtual machine display resolution beyond the maximum resolution listed in Microsoft Windows (2058577)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Changing the maximum amount of vSphere Flash Read Cache (VFRC) that can be added to a virtual machine running on an ESXi 5.5 host (2059742)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
ESXi 5.5 host becomes unresponsive with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the error:#PF Exception 14 in world 33426: vmkeventd IP 0x418002c71507 addr 0×0 (2061842)
Date Published: 6/26/2014
VMkernel logs show multiple entries: vmnicxx:qlcnic_free_rx_irq:2008:Freed vmnicxx_rx[1] irq (2080922)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Upgrading VMware Tools from ESX 3.5 to ESXi 5.x using vSphere Update Manager fails (2070774)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
An ESXi host displays a purple diagnostic screen that states “VMKernel RO mem checksum BAD.” (2039225)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Windows virtual machine installed with vShield Endpoint Thin Agent (vsepflt.sys) and vShield Endpoint TDI Manager (vnetflt.sys) drivers becomes unresponsive or fails with a blue diagnostic screen (2081616)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Getting the following error in vmkernel.log “etherswitch: ESVsiGetParamPortCfg:392: : not found” (2080731)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
Limitations of using VMware Mirage to manage endpoints protected by Kaspersky Endpoint Security (2048424)
Date Published: 6/25/2014

VMware Horizon View
Authenticating to the VMware Horizon View server configured for RADIUS Authentication takes a long time (2044370)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
Can’t see the preview video on my View desktop if I use Polycom software and a low resolution (2081318)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
View desktop shows a black screen if the resolution is set too high (2081320)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Attempting to deploy the VMware Horizon Workspace vApp configuration reports the error :SSH failed: SCP failed: Failed to configure VMs in vApp (2073029)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware Mirage
Limitations of using VMware Mirage to manage endpoints protected with Sophos SafeGuard full disk encryption (2081607)
Date Published: 6/25/2014

VMware NSX for vSphere
Components of the VMware NSX Solution (2078977)
Date Published: 6/23/2014
Creating an NSX logical switch fails with the error: Unable to allocate an available resource (2081294)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
vCenter Chargeback Basic Troubleshooting guide (2076733)
Date Published: 6/23/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Changing the Internal IP addresses of the UI and Analytics VMs in vCenter Operations Manager vApp 5.x (2076143)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
[Internal] vCenter Operations Management Suite (vCOPS) workaround and remediation for CVE-2014-0094 and CVE-2014-0112 (2081470)
Date Published: 6/25/2014

VMware vCenter Server
VMware ESXi host in the vSphere Distributed Switch (vDS) are out of sync (2081052)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
Profile Driven Storage service fails to start after upgrading to vCenter Server 5.5 (2081420)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager Failover operation fails with the error: Cannot read the host cache configuration because some other process is modifying it at this time (2081605)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
Accessing the Infrastructure tabs in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 fails with errors: Invalid Certificate and This Connection is Untrusted (2073124)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Querying vCloud Director Catalog contents using VMware vCenter Orchestrator 5.5.x or VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x API calls may take longer than expected (2079898)
Date Published: 6/27/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
Best practices for upgrading to VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.2.1 (2081074)
Date Published: 6/24/2014

VMware vFabric GemFire
Pivotal product information (2072398)
Date Published: 6/26/2014

VMware View
Some mp4 video files do not play properly in a Windows 7 or Windows 8 desktop (2080259)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Chrome as an RDS-hosted application on a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 host cannot browse the internet (2080657)
Date Published: 6/23/2014
Redirection of Philips SpeechMike II USB dictation microphone fails randomly in a View environment (2081201)
Date Published: 6/23/2014
Can’t use HTML Access to connect to a View desktop with Safari if the server does not have a valid certificate (2081317)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Can’t disconnect from a View desktop if more than one desktop session is open (2081319)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
How to remove the legacy virtual webcam from a View desktop virtual machine if it’s no longer needed (2081322)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Can’t connect to a View desktop whose DNS zone uses a different name from the AD domain name (2081324)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Extra per-device ACLs are consumed if you delete the client hardware ID from the Windows Registry (2081326)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Cannot archive persistent disks to the root of a Virtual SAN data store (2081489)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
When using smart cards, the Horizon Client might return an SSL error if the SSL option is set to use the TLS 1.2 protocol (2081493)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Occasionally on Windows 8 or later client endpoints, the Horizon Client 3.0 installer freezes at the Create Shortcuts phase of installation (2081494)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Changes to default policy settings for PCoIP in VMware Horizon 6 (with View) (2081609)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
Installing Horizon View Composer fails with the error: Error 1920 Service VMware Horizon View Composer (svid) failed to start (2081888)
Date Published: 6/26/2014
View Administrator shows logged-off RDS desktop sessions as disconnected if McAfee Antivirus 8.8 patch 3 or earlier is running (2079093)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Windows event logs are filled with debug messages when a Windows 7 desktop VM is configured to use vDGA (2080294)
Date Published: 6/25/2014
Windows patches and KB articles relevant to the setting up of an RDS host (2080927)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Recomposing a View desktop fails if a GPU device is attached to the parent when the vDGA driver is installed (2081323)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Under certain conditions you might be prompted for Active Directory credentials instead of a smart card PIN when logging in to a View desktop or remote application (2081491)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Extra configuration required when setting up kiosk mode for a View desktop or application on an RDS host (2081492)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
Occasionally, on Windows 8.1 Update 1 View desktops, the mouse disappears (2081495)
Date Published: 6/27/2014
To see custom printer forms in a View desktop, you must first configure them on the client (2081496)
Date Published: 6/25/2014

VMware Virtual SAN
A hard disk/magnetic disk in a VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) disk group fails (2077185)
Date Published: 6/26/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
The vSphere Replication plugin may not be displayed correctly in the vSphere Web client (2076240)
Date Published: 6/24/2014
Troubleshooting VMware vSphere Replication issues (2081078)
Date Published: 6/24/2014