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New Articles Published for Week Ending 11/24/12

Bundled Products
Considerations when upgrading bundled products (2036848)
Date Published: 11/24/2012

VMware Data Recovery
Installing the VDR client plugin on a Windows 7 or Windows Vista system fails with the error: VMware vSphere Client is required for installation (2020382)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware ESX
Virtual machine displays a blue screen after using VMware Converter (2015424)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
A virtual machine deployed from template or cloned cannot fails to ping outside network with the error: Unable to contact IP driver (2016747)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
ESX 4.1 host stops booting at: * vmnix … (2030715)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware ESXi
ESXi 5.0 host experiences the purple diagnostic screen error: netxen_nic_detach_all_ports (2000227)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Mouse does not behave correctly in a virtual machine that has been manually Sysprepped (2012606)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
ESXi 5.0 becomes unresponsive at power initialization (2014161)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Duplicate MAC addresses appear in multiple ESXi 5.x hosts (2030783)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Accessing Direct Console User Interface (DCUI) from an SSH session (2039638)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Distributed virtual switch configuration does not exist in vCenter Server 4.x after an upgrade (2013132)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Cannot install VMware Tools on Ubuntu 11.10 (2015253)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
VMware Converter not showing virtual machine port group for Linux conversions (2004080)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Removing an ESXi 5.0 host from vCenter Server inventory fails with the error: Invalid Fault (2020565)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
Reservation conflicts on shared storage are reported when ESXi host displays purple diagnostic screen (2030787)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Log entries are truncated within the Direct Console User Interface (DCUI) (2039640)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Update Option Values tasks visible in Virtual Center after enabling Content Based Read Cache (CBRC) (2035729)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Virtual machine loses network connectivity after a migration from an ESXi 5.1 host to an ESXi 5.0 host (2038301)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) device consumes more PCI bus numbers than required for enabled virtual functions (2039824)
Date Published: 11/19/2012

VMware Fusion
Importing a virtual machine in VMware Fusion (2039312)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
The Fusion virtual machine fails to boot after upgrading the operating system (2039303)
Date Published: 11/19/2012

VMware Service Manager
Performance issue in RP09 before every API transaction the query files are reloading in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2038476)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Timezones not in correct format for outgoing actions for vCO workflows in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2038477)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
API look up queries use UPPER(name) instead of the UP_name columns on the larger tables in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2038478)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Service Manager calls created by the Proactive Analysis functionality are assigned to the incorrect group (2039630)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Session expiry date and time are calculated based on database timezone in Service Manager (2039684)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Escalation dates display incorrectly in the selectable columns for calls outstanding and call search windows (2039741)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Email subject field is report name, not scheduled report name, in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2039755)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Backing up and restoring reports in Report Designer in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2039862)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Emails are sent to escalation recipients even when the email flag in the recipient list of the person configuration is not set (2039955)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Request Gantt charts in Service Manager do not have a column for Sunday (2039957)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Database server for Service Manager displays CPU spikes when integration event management is enabled (2040042)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
In VMware Service Manager, text entered in Actions & Solutions field disappears after Deferring, Saving, or Submitting (2039743)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Closing a Service Manager parent call fails to send emails to the customers of child calls (2039357)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
When using the Update VM Network Connection Outbound task in Service Manager, the IP address is left blank (2035008)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
Service_Management_Extension table inaccessible in Report Designer in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2036889)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Copying and pasting contents from another source to a Service Manager call changes the format of the call screen (2038545)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
The Service Manager task reopened through recursion and then completed remains active and does not complete (2039571)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Unsubmitted Service Orders containing zero services cannot be deleted from the customer portal home page in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2039752)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
A scroll icon appears next to the Order button of available services in the Service Catalog window of the Service Manager portal (2039942)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
vCenter Chargeback Manager data collector services stop immediately after starting (2032755)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Data collectors are not removed from the Chargeback Manager System Health page when they are uninstalled (2033010)
Date Published: 11/21/2012

VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager
Installing vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager best practices (2036700)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Installing vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager fails with the error: Error 1721. There is a problem with this Windows Installer Package (2036705)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Installing vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager plug-in best practices (2039704)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Enabling HTTP or HTTPS connections between vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager and Hyper-V hosts (2036702)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager FAQ (2037570)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Collecting diagnostic information for VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager (2036696)
Date Published: 11/19/2012

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)
Firewall requirements for vCenter Operations Manager SMTP Alerts (2039445)
Date Published: 11/20/2012

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Performing a side-by-side upgrade of the vCenter Operations 5.0 Appliance (2031543)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Running JConsole through ssh tunnel to troubleshoot vCenter Operations Manager vApp behind firewall (2032539)
Date Published: 11/23/2012

VMware vCenter Orchestrator Appliance
Creating and locating the js-io-rights.conf file on the vCenter Orchestrator Appliance (2039821)
Date Published: 11/20/2012

VMware vCenter Server
Exporting and importing for manual Single Sign On (SSO) replication in VMware vCenter Server 5.1.x (2038677)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Replacing vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager and vCenter Server certificates (2039444)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Enabling Lockdown mode in vCenter Server fails with the error: General system error occurred: Invalid response (2007633)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Virtual machines display a black screen if the vSphere Client is installed with older versions of VMware Player or VMware Workstation (2014243)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices fail to start after upgrading to vCenter Server 5.0 Update 1 (2016257)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
vSphere Client Overview Performance Charts fail with the error: Perf Charts service experienced an internal error (2030307)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Creating an alarm or email notification that triggers when Disk Latency or DAVG is high (2033003)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Support for third-party software development using VMware APIs (2037792)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Scripts called from DB_and_schema_creation_scripts_dbType.sql are missing in vSphere 5.1 (2039860)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
vCenter Server 5.0 does not function correctly when installed with Oracle 11.2.0.3 Patch 10 or later (2039874)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Suppressing the ESXi Summary tab message: The Local Tech Support Mode for the host has been enabled (2013657)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Migrating an ESXi/ESX host from one vCenter Server to another without disconnecting may cause statistics collection to fail (2039817)
Date Published: 11/19/2012

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
vSphere Client fails when adding the ESX/ESXi host to vCenter Server Appliance (2034504)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
Logging into Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 fails with the error: The login is from an untrusted domain and cannot be used with Windows authentication (2031113)
Date Published: 11/23/2012

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.0 Replication status shows as not active after configuration has completed successfully (2000213)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.x is not supported with IBM Storwize V7000 (2076) 6.4 (2013231)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
List when creating a protection group does not show virtual machines that are replicated using vSphere Replication or shows replicated virtual machines that have been deleted (2013437)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
Protecting a virtual machine using SRM and vSphere Replication fails with the error: Virtual machine is in an invalid state (2030132)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
vSphere Replication fails with the error: Unknown controller type (2030526)
Date Published: 11/21/2012

VMware vCloud Director
Org vDC monitoring does not reflect real-time virtual machine usage statistics (2030003)
Date Published: 11/21/2012

VMware vFabric AppInsight
Installing vFabric AppInsight in Large Scale Environments (2039352)
Date Published: 11/19/2012
Addressing Incompatible StartScript Property Values when Installing vFabric AppInsight 5.0 on WebLogic servers (2039776)
Date Published: 11/19/2012

VMware vFabric Postgres
vFabric Postgres fails with the error: invalid page header in block (2039918)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware View Manager
View Administrator Console fails to launch after an Upgrade to View 5.1 and installation of New SSL Certificates (2038842)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Issue with Persona Management and Folder Re-direction (2013263)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
User profile is inaccessible after it has been created on the Persona Management Repository (2013589)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
Cannot manage View Pools after upgrading to vCenter Server 5.0 (2014256)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Exporting RSA key fails with the error: Key not valid for use in specified state. FAILED! (2014748)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Generating a CSR and importing a signed certificate for View 5.1 (2030289)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Creating a new desktop pool in View Manager fails with the error: Unknown View Composer Error (2039449)
Date Published: 11/23/2012
Multiple desktops are assigned to a user in a View floating pool (2031658)
Date Published: 11/20/2012
Upgrading the View Connection Server fails and the installation rolls back (2034720)
Date Published: 11/21/2012
Deleting a View desktop from the View Administrator console fails with the error: Error: Failed to delete VM: null (2039855)
Date Published: 11/21/2012

VMware Virtual Disk Development
Third-party backup software using VDDK 5.1 may encounter backup/restore failures (2039931)
Date Published: 11/20/2012

VMware vShield Endpoint
Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 – vShield-enabled Shared Insight Cache (2039762)
Date Published: 11/20/2012

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
Installing vSphere Storage Appliance fails with the error: Failed to complete network configuration for specified host: ‘hostname’ (2037665)
Date Published: 11/22/2012

VMware Workstation
Performing a Windows repair on a Windows XP virtual machine in VMware Workstation (2030544)
Date Published: 11/22/2012
Troubleshooting access to shared folders in VMware Workstation (2030545)
Date Published: 11/22/2012