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New KB articles published for week ending 2/27/16

Datacenter
Support for Leap Year in VMware Products for 2016 (2144038)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

My VMware
What permissions are required for Bundle upgrades in My VMware (2144076)
Date Published: 2/25/2016
How do License fulfilments to multiple components works in My VMware (2144264)
Date Published: 2/25/2016

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20160204001-no-tools (2144002)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
Host Profiles do not save firewall rulesets for non-default firewall rules (2144034)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201602001 (2144054)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160204001-standard (2144058)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
Implementing vSphere Metro Storage Cluster using Dell Storage Live Volume (2144158)
Date Published: 2/25/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, installing or upgrading NSX VIBs fails with the error: ERROR: The pending transaction requires xxx MB free space, however the maximum supported size is xxx MB (2144200)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
VMware Adapter for SAP LVM workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144202)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
Linux virtual machine fails to respond after a mounted CDROM is disconnected (2144053)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201602401-SG: Updates esx-base (2144057)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160204001-no-tools (2144059)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
VMware Horizon DaaS Bundle and Horizon DaaS On Prem Platform 6.1 for CVE-2015-7547: Catastrophic stack-based buffer overflow in glibc getaddrinfo() (2144267)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware Horizon View
Printing or using Print Preview from Thinprint fails after upgrading VMware Horizon (2143982)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware Integrated OpenStack
VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144192)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
VMware Integrated OpenStack 2.0.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144193)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor
VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor 4.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144205)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.1, ESXi 5.5.x/6.0.x host experiences a purple diagnostic screen mentioning PFFilterPacket and VSIPDVFProcessSlowPathPackets (2144018)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, the NSX agencies on an ESXi host are uninstalled after unregistering the NSX Solution Plug-in (2144016)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
VMware vCloud Networking and Security and NSX for vSphere workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144096)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Orchestrator Appliance 5.1.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144156)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Heavy access to the Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 causes VMware Identity Management Service to crash (2144070)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Site Recovery Manager 5.5.1.6 Express Patch Release (2144234)
Date Published: 2/25/2016

VMware vCenter Support Assistant
VMware vCenter Support Assistant security update for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144081)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vRealize Business Standard
vRealize Business Standard 6.x patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144077)
Date Published: 2/26/2016
vRealize Business Standard 7.x patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144190)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
vSphere Big Data Extensions workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144093)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware vSphere Management Assistant
VMware vSphere Management Assistant workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144073)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Key property of DistributedVirtualPortgroup managed object is not equal to managed object ID (2144159)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/20/16

Datacenter
VMware Response to CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144032)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware App Volumes
FAQs for the VMware App Volumes 3.0 release (2143989)
Date Published: 2/17/2016
Licensing VMware App Volumes 3.0 and VMware User Environment Manager 9.0 (2144052)
Date Published: 2/18/2016

VMware ESX
End of availability of vSphere Enterprise, vSphere with Operations Manager (vSOM) Standard and Enterprise edition (2143987)
Date Published: 2/17/2016

VMware Identity Manager
EUC Identity Manager, Identity Manager Connector and Access Point patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144090)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
After deploying a VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x Edge, adding a dhcp pool fails with the error: Invalid host name <name.local> (2144097)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Shutting down the VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x controllers while using replication type Hybrid mode flushes out the VTEP tables on the ESXi host (2144457)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Troubleshooting duplicate VXLAN VTEP vmk interfaces or IP addresses in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2144605)
Date Published: 2/16/2016

VMware ThinApp
VMware Horizon Application Management Bundle fulfilment and licensing Information post App Volume 3.0 GA (2143890)
Date Published: 2/19/2016

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server
VMware vCenter Hyperic Server 5.8 patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144100)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vCenter Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144108)
Date Published: 2/21/2016

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144103)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Configuring the F5 BIG-IP Load Balancer with the vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability (2091673)
Date Published: 2/19/2016
Deploying a Platform Services Controller in an existing SSO site fails (2144402)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Configuring Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability with VMware vRealize Automation 6.x (2091706)
Date Published: 2/19/2016
Creating a certificate request and certificate for vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability (2092403)
Date Published: 2/19/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Resetting or changing the administrator@vshere.local password in VMware vRealize Automation 6.x Identity Appliance (2142861)
Date Published: 2/15/2016

VMware vCloud Connector
vCloud Connector workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144107)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware VIX API
Performance issue when transferring files to the guest operating system of a virtual machine in VMware VIX API 1.12 (2144004)
Date Published: 2/17/2016

VMware vRealize Application Services
VMware vRealize Automation Application Services workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144114)
Date Published: 2/21/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Provisioning virtual machines using VMware vRealize Automation workflows fails to progress through the expected lifecycle (2141502)
Date Published: 2/16/2016
VMware vRealize Automation 6.x, 7.x and vRealize Code Stream workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144084)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator
vRealize Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144099)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144104)
Date Published: 2/20/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144105)
Date Published: 2/20/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144106)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Unable to use the Invoke-VMHostprofile command in VMware vSphere PowerCLI 6.0 (2144533)
Date Published: 2/15/2016

VMware Workbench
VMware Workbench workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144089)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/13/16

VMware ESXi
VMware vSphere VMDirectPath I/O: Requirements for Platforms and Devices (2142307)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
Snapshot consolidation of a virtual machine with Changed Block Tracking enabled results in the virtual machine powering off (2144095)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
The Datastore Browser intermittently displays unexpected data files for virtual machines with Changed Block Tracking enabled (2144098)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
Storage PDL responses may not trigger path failover in vSphere 6.0 (2144657)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Upgrading VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.4.x and NSX for vSphere 6.1.x to NSX for vSphere 6.2.1 fails when sysctl keys on the Edge is configured (2135295)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x, setting the default gateway on the Logical Distributed Router (LDR) fails (2144551)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Additional patch for security issue CVE-2015-2342 for vCenter Server 5.x on Windows (2144428)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
Client Integration Plugin fails on Mac OSX 10.11.x (2144550)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 triggered alarm emails missing Target hostname in email body (2142588)
Date Published: 2/9/2016

VMware vCloud Air
Downloading OVF/ISO files from VMware vCloud Air to a Windows system using OVF Tool (2140696)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
Downloading OVF/ISO files from VMware vCloud Air to a Mac or Linux system using OVF Tool (2142103)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
Uploading OVF/ISO files to VMware vCloud Air from a Windows system using the OVF Tool (2142271)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery
Uploading OVF/ISO files to VMware vCloud Air from a Mac or Linux system using the OVF Tool (2142102)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Traffic to the Postgres replica database results in Internal Errors in VMware vRealize Automation (2144470)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
The join cluster operation on additional nodes during a VMware vRealize Automation upgrade fails with the error:Connection was closed in SingleConnectionDatastore (2143777)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
Custom workflows attached to MachineExpired lifecycle stage do not execute immediately in VMware vRealize Automation (2143785)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
VMware vRealize Automation 7.0 patch to prevent potential data loss when using bulk import (2144526)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

VMware vRealize Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.0 stops collecting Tasks and Events from VMware vCenter Server (2144575)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Workaround for Higher than Expected Values for Capacity Metrics and Badge Scores in vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 (2144413)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Pre-authenticated URL for connecting to vCenter Server is always routed to the Single Sign-On log in page (2144323)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware Workstation
Physical disks mapped to Linux Virtual Machines are not in Sync (2142858)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/6/16

My VMware
Troubleshooting License Keys management in My VMware (2143936)
Date Published: 2/1/2016

VMware App Volumes
VMware App Volumes order of operation (2143163)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware ESXi
Shutting down and powering on a VSAN 6.0 Cluster when vCenter Server is running on top of VSAN (2142676)
Date Published: 2/1/2016
Guest OS customization of a Windows virtual machine fails to comlete on a ESXi 6.0 Update 1b host (2142982)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
After upgrading from ESXi 5.0/5.1 to ESXi 5.5 Update 3 or later, vMotion fails with: failed to add memory page 0x201 to VM: Bad parameter (2143943)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
Upgrading a 5.x ESXi host to 6.0 fails with a conflicting VIB error for xhci VIB file (2140962)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
vSphere Flash Read Cache causing provisioning actions fail after a vCenter Server restart (2143034)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware EVO:RAIL
EVO:RAIL the hostd process stops responding on a ESXi host (2144009)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
Deploying the Tenant appliance fails in VMware Horizon Daas (2144019)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Deploying NSX VIBs fails on the ESXi host after changing the vCenter Server 6.x certificates (2139071)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
The NSX plug-in fails to delete the network after deleting the Edge that was connected to it in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2143951)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Adding an HTTP REST host fails with the error: Property or method ‘url’ not found on object RESTHost (2133896)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
Extend the size and interval for log rotation of the Orchestrator server.log file (2144238)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Storage DRS integration with storage profiles (2142765)
Date Published: 2/1/2016
vCenter Server 5.5 installation fails if the the hostname matches the service account used for installation (2143635)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
Snapshot operations in VMware vRealize Automation appear to be stuck (2137019)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
Cannot send expiration notifications for periods greater than 7 days in VMware vRealize Automation (2141426)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
Re-establishing Trust between Application Services and VMware vRealize Automation (2136109)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Cannot connect to VMware vFabric Hyperic Server using a secure connection (2134508)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
When upgrading a 2-node Virtual SAN stretched cluster configuration to version 6.2, you must also upgrade the existing witness appliance, and not deploy a new one (2143999)
Date Published: 2/2/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Increasing the Max UDP Sockets in a VMware vRealize Operations Manager server (2144120)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware Workspace Portal
health.<number> files are created in VMware Workspace Portal 2.1.0 (2143582)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/30/16

VMware ESXi
Installation of VMware Tools on FreeBSD fails if the version of Perl is 5.20 and higher (2142236)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Installing a Linux virtual machine with an e1000e network adapter fails (2143382)
Date Published: 1/25/2016
VMFS filesystem created by default in ESXi 5.1 and newer when using the kickstart scripted installation (2142438)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware Mirage
Mirage branch reflectors anomaly guide (2137027)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, virtual machines located behind an NSX Edge Services Gateway (ESG) deployed using vRealize Automation 6.x multi-machine blueprint are unreachable (2135285)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
NSX User Interface (UI) is grayed out for several seconds and exhibits slow performance on NSX for vSphere 6.2.x (2141919)
Date Published: 1/27/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Procedure to Validate VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x upgrade (2134525)
Date Published: 1/27/2016
NSX is unavailable from the vSphere Web Client Plugin after backup of NSX Manager with quiesced snapshot in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2142263)
Date Published: 1/26/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Right-click menus in vSphere Web Client 6.0 in Internet Explorer 11 displays the Adobe Flash settings drop-down (2139278)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Heavy logging on the Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 causes /storage/log to fill up (2143565)
Date Published: 1/28/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
After removing and re-inserting a disk associated with VSAN, the disk is not re-added to the VSAN disk group (2143296)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Multi-Machine Blueprint Reported as Partially Succeeded But All the Components Provisioned Correctly (2132084)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Upgrading an Endpoint Operations Management Agent from Version 6.1 to Version 6.2 (2137709)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Disable TLS 1.0 in vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 (2138007)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Upgrading Multiple Endpoint Operation Management Agents Simultaneously from a Script (2138748)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Upgrade to vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 stops at step 5 of 9 (2139747)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Cannot disable vRealize Operations Manager high availability (2139750)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
MSSQL Clusters that are not Recognized as a Cluster by the vRealize Endpoint Operations Management Agent (2141151)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Troubleshooting Absence of Virtual Machine to Operating System Mappings in vRealize Operations Manager (2142019)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Update failure on hardened vRealize Operations Manager system (2102679)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
vRealize Operations Manager incorrectly attempts to restart services (2129525)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware Workstation Pro
Fedora 22 Kernel Update Recommended for Workstation Pro and Fusion Guests (2143523)
Date Published: 1/26/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/23/16

My VMware
Interpreting the Product Licenses, Details and History report in My VMware (2142853)
Date Published: 1/22/2016
How to navigate to VMware Hybrid & Subscription Purchasing Program (HPP/SPP) in My VMware (2143195)
Date Published: 1/20/2016
How to redeem perpetual products in VMware Hybrid Purchase Products (HPP) (2143201)
Date Published: 1/20/2016
How to redeem Subscription Services in VMware Hybrid Purchasing Program (HPP) (2143204)
Date Published: 1/20/2016
Overview of Redemption history and Fund activity for VMware’s Hybrid Purchasing Program (2143209)
Date Published: 1/20/2016
How to Add and remove fund users in My Funds Page (2143211)
Date Published: 1/20/2016

VMware ESXi
SNMP agent causing unexplained constant high I/O traffic (2135500)
Date Published: 1/21/2016
Legacy Fault Tolerance no longer supported with Broadwell or later processers (2143127)
Date Published: 1/21/2016
The vCenter Server stops responding after an ESXi 5.x or 6.0 host loses connectivity to a remote syslog server (2138800)
Date Published: 1/21/2016

VMware Horizon 6
It takes too long time for login to the desktop if using Persona Management and Anti-Virus(TrendMicro) (2142917)
Date Published: 1/19/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, the NSX Edge experiences high CPU, and/or fails to accept configuration changes (2137685)
Date Published: 1/22/2016
When adding a previously provisioned ESXi host to a cluster in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x, the cluster status for VXLAN displays an error: Error Unconfigure (2137959)
Date Published: 1/21/2016
Firewall rules in a dynamic security group are applied to more than one virtual machine with the same IP address in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2141968)
Date Published: 1/21/2016
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.1 supportability with vRealize Log Insight Reporting (2143058)
Date Published: 1/18/2016

VMware Site Recovery Manager
SRM 5.x upgrade is failing with “unexpected error code: -1” after vCenter is upgraded to 5.5U3 (2142553)
Date Published: 1/22/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator Appliance
Enable root access for SSH for vCenter Orchestrator Appliance 5.5.3 (2143039)
Date Published: 1/19/2016

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
Reverting VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x to vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.x after an upgrade failure (2143080)
Date Published: 1/22/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Restarting the vRealize Automation installation wizard after it has been canceled (2143063)
Date Published: 1/20/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/16/16

My VMware
How to remove an Entitlement Account from your Account Overview in My VMware (2142658)
Date Published: 1/14/2016

VMware App Volumes
Printer mapping fails for VMware App Volumes (2137401)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

VMware ESX
Determining what components of VMware Tools is installed on a Windows virtual machine (2142507)
Date Published: 1/15/2016

VMware ESXi
Intel Cluster-on-Die (COD) Technology, and VMware vSphere 5.5 U3b and 6.x (2142499)
Date Published: 1/11/2016
VMware ESXi local disk detection fails after applying ESXi 6.0 patch ESXi600-201505001 or ESXi600-201507001 on FUJITSU PRIMERGY/PRIMEQUEST Server (2142661)
Date Published: 1/13/2016
Frequent FRAME DROP events caused a Purple Diagnostic Screen (2142317)
Date Published: 1/13/2016
After you install an ESXi 6.0 image on an NVMe device, the device fails to appear on the UEFI list of bootable devices (2142602)
Date Published: 1/12/2016

VMware Integrated OpenStack
Adding an AD group to the Project Role in Horizon UI fails in VMware OpenStack 1.x and 2.0.x (2142600)
Date Published: 1/12/2016

VMware IT Business Management Advanced
The Dependency Tree disappears from an export package in vRB Advanced (2136873)
Date Published: 1/12/2016

VMware Mirage
VMware Mirage client upload fails (2141123)
Date Published: 1/14/2016
VMware Mirage CVD’s are AutoSuspended after CVD integrity report was triggered (2141600)
Date Published: 1/14/2016
Mirage MongoDB service is disabled in VMware Mirage 5.6 (2141995)
Date Published: 1/12/2016
Connecting to VMware Mirage Server from Mirage Client fails with error: ProtocolNotSupported (2141480)
Date Published: 1/12/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
New and migrated virtual machine backed by VXLAN experience connectivity failure in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2133816)
Date Published: 1/13/2016
The netcpa agent on an ESXi host fails to communicate with NSX controller(s) in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2137011)
Date Published: 1/13/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, viewing the Host Preparation tab in the NSX User Interface (UI) displays the error: Internal Server Error (2137123)
Date Published: 1/15/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, adding a second profile to SSL VPN-Plus in Windows 10 fails with the error: SSL VPN-PLus Client could not be upgraded. Try again after rebooting if SSL VPN-Plus Client was already installed on your machine (2142321)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator Plugin for vCloud Director
Updating the service account password in vRealize Orchestrator fails with an error: SSL: Login failed with username ‘serviceaccount’ error when (2132977)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Support for SMTP authentication and STARTTLS in the vCenter Server and vCenter Server Appliance 5.x and 6.0 (2063147)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Site Recovery Manager (SRM 5.5 or SRM 5.8.0) fails to start the SRM service after upgrading Vcenter to 5.5U3b (2142487)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

VMware vCenter Update Manager
Installing VMware vSphere Update Manager 6.0 on a Microsoft Windows platform (2142791)
Date Published: 1/13/2016
Upgrading to vSphere Update Manager 6.0 on a Microsoft Windows platform (2142786)
Date Published: 1/13/2016

VMware vCloud Air
Convert a PKCS12 .p12 certificate to a json certificate for use in VMware vCloud Air Object Storage powered by Google (2136999)
Date Published: 1/14/2016

VMware vCloud Connector
Using an Offline Data Transfer device to transfer workloads into vCloud Air. (2127770)
Date Published: 1/14/2016

VMware vRealize Business Advanced
After upgrading to VMware vRealize Business 8.2.4 you see the message: The Adaptor does not contain a key (2142783)
Date Published: 1/14/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Historical data is lost due to a data purge in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2137020)
Date Published: 1/12/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x is not displaying PCoIP metric data (2137021)
Date Published: 1/14/2016
Mappings between End Point Operations Operating Systems and vSphere Virtual Machines are not created in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2137969)
Date Published: 1/14/2016

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
Selecting “All Orchestrator Actions” in the VMware vSphere Web Client does not populate an item and highlighting the field shows an error (2142505)
Date Published: 1/11/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/9/16

VMware ESX
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20160104001-standard (2141942)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
Time drift in guest operating system during snapshot removal (2142205)
Date Published: 1/6/2016

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201601001 (2135114)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601401-BG: Updates esx-base (2135115)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601402-BG: Updates tools-light (2135116)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601404-BG: Updates net-tg3 (2135118)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601405-BG: Updates net-e1000e (2135119)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160104001-no-tools (2135121)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601102-SG: Updates tools-light (2135123)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160101001s-no-tools (2135125)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Micron P420m PCIe SSDs experience command timeout issue (2140917)
Date Published: 1/8/2016
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201601501 (2141164)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201601501-BG: Updates esx-base (2141207)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
Migration of Service VM (SVM) may cause ESXi host issues in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2141410)
Date Published: 1/6/2016
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch 5.5.0-20160104001-no-tools (2141943)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
HP StoreVirtual VSA version 12.x Configuration Requirements (2142204)
Date Published: 1/6/2016
“Fatal Error: 15 (Not found)” displayed on reboot after patching VIBs using the vSphere Update Manager (2141904)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Accessing Fujitsu iRMC using the High Speed transfer protocol (HTI) in ESXi 5.5 and ESXi 6.0 (Partner Verified and Support) (2141985)
Date Published: 1/8/2016
Unable to power ON and migrate the virtual machine after upgrade to ESXi 5.5 from ESXi 5.1 (2141997)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601403-BG: Updates ehci-ehci-hcd, misc-drivers, and xhci-xhci (2135117)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160104001-standard (2135120)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201601101-SG: Updates esx-base (2135122)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160101001s-standard (2135124)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
RHEL 6 or 7 virtual machines running on ESXi 6 crash with VMCISock errors (2142110)
Date Published: 1/7/2016

VMware Horizon 6
Unable to start VMware View Connection Server service after upgrading from 5.3.5 to 6.0.1 (2141806)
Date Published: 1/5/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Guidelines for monitoring NSX Edge disk usage in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x (2141916)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Shutdown/Startup order of the NSX for vSphere 6.x environment after a maintenance window or a power outage (2139067)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
NSX Distributed Firewall filtered rules may be deleted during the firewall rule publish operation in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2141155)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
VDR instances fails to get re-created after rebooting an ESXi host in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2139509)
Date Published: 1/5/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Security patch for VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1b (2130504)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Supported TLS protocols for vSphere 6.0 Update 1b (2136185)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Migrating a virtual machine using the vSphere Web Client 6.0 displays a blank destination network (2140943)
Date Published: 1/8/2016
Installing vCenter Server 6.0 with an External PSC fails with the error: vCenter is unable to check the version of the external PSC is version 6 (2141493)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
Patching the VMware vCenter Server Appliance from a Zipped Update Bundle (Version 6.0 Update1b and above) (2142009)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Upgrading vCenter Server Appliance from 5.5 Update 3b to 6.0 Update 1b fails (2142020)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
vCenter Server vpxd service fails with the error: vim.host.NetworkSystem.updateNetworkConfig: vmodl.fault.SystemError (2142029)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
Clearing user preferences for Client Intergration Plugin/VMware-csd guard dialog box in vSphere Web Client (2142218)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Full patch for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 Update 1b (2130505)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
Disabling SSLv3 protocol for VMware Authentication Proxy – Port 51915 (2136184)
Date Published: 1/7/2016

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Installing/Upgrading VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.x fails with the error: The HTTPS port number entered is not available. Please enter a different port number (2053440)
Date Published: 1/5/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Mouse movement in VMware vRealize Automation is not tracked in console sessions (2132804)
Date Published: 1/8/2016

VMware Virtual Disk Development
VMware VDDK defaults to Network Block Device transport mode when advanced transport modes are not available (2141511)
Date Published: 1/6/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
Support for Server SAN Suite (2142261)
Date Published: 1/8/2016
SSD log buildup can cause poor performance in a Virtual SAN Cluster (2141386)
Date Published: 1/8/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
vCenter Data Collection fails after upgrading to VMware vRealize Automation 7.0 and VMware vRealize Business 7.0 (2141411)
Date Published: 1/5/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Executing a report with view created from Hyperic object metrics fails in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2139087)
Date Published: 1/7/2016
vRealize Operations Manager Custom Certificate Tool (2135521)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
The VMware vRealize Operations Manager for Horizon (V4H/V4V) 6.2 Broker Agent fails to pair with the Horizon adapter (2140844)
Date Published: 1/5/2016
Changing the service account for the epops-agent in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1.x EndPoint (2142246)
Date Published: 1/8/2016

VMware vShield
Loss of connectivity on newly created VXLAN virtual wires protected by vShield App in vCloud Networking and Security 5.x (2130723)
Date Published: 1/8/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/2/16

Virtual Disk Development Kit
Backing up a virtual machine using HotAdd transport mode fails If SCSI controllers are not added to proper SCSI ports (2141281)
Date Published: 12/22/2015
Performing restore operation when Changed Block Tracking is enabled fails (2139856)
Date Published: 12/24/2015

VMware ESXi
Broadcom bnx2x: Unknown cnic driver state (2141475)
Date Published: 12/23/2015
Understanding the port assignment logic in a distributed vSwitch 5.x for Static binding (2141738)
Date Published: 12/24/2015

VMware Horizon 6
View Persona Management setting “Remove local persona at logoff” does not work on Windows 10 (2141840)
Date Published: 12/29/2015

VMware Horizon Air
Guidelines on changing local administrator password for Gold Pattern with VMware Horizon Air (2140143)
Date Published: 1/3/2016

VMware App Volumes
VMware App Volumes AppStacks overwrite drive mappings. (2139351)
Date Published: 12/30/2015
In VMware vCenter 6.0.x, Storage Distributed Resource Scheduler (SDRS) virtual machine settings are not preserved after a vpxd service restart (2141506)
Date Published: 12/22/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
VSAN Network Health Check for MTU check fails in a Stretched Cluster (2141733)
Date Published: 12/24/2015

VMware vRealize Business Advanced
Cannot load UI after running clean install of VMware vRealize Business Advanced 8.2.4 (2141419)
Date Published: 12/21/2015

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
After Migration to Orchestrator 7.0.0 Some Default Plug-Ins are Downgraded (2141660)
Date Published: 12/22/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 12/19/15

VMware ESXi
Enhancement to VMware Tools installer for FreeBSD (2139943)
Date Published: 12/16/2015
vSphere Distributed Switch Health Check reports unsupported VLANs for MTU and VLAN check when multiple uplinks with different configurations are in use (2140503)
Date Published: 12/14/2015
VMware vSphere Data Protection image backups from ESXi 6.0 hosts may lose data written to the VM disk during snapshot consolidation processes (2140556)
Date Published: 12/17/2015
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, preparing a stateless VMware ESXi 5.5.x host fails with the error: Insufficient IP addresses in IP pool (2140713)
Date Published: 12/14/2015
Creating virtual machines on VSAN or VVol using the Web Services API fails (2139519)
Date Published: 12/16/2015
Windows Guest Operating System reports the warning: [vmusr:vmusr] SimpleSock: Socket # closed by peer (2140464)
Date Published: 12/15/2015

VMware Horizon 6
Configuring VMware View full clone pools to reuse desktop names (2138714)
Date Published: 12/15/2015

VMware Horizon View Client for Mac
PIV smart card authentication fails in Horizon Client for Mac OS X (2140845)
Date Published: 12/15/2015
SSO fails for RDP sessions when Horizon Client for Mac OS X is installed on an El Capitan client system (2140847)
Date Published: 12/15/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Configuring a radius authentication server on NSX Edge fails with the error: Failed to add auth server configuration in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2135649)
Date Published: 12/18/2015
Multicast traffic is dropped when Arista Switches are utilized in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2 (2135659)
Date Published: 12/17/2015
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, dynamic routing traffic fails on the NSX Edge uplink interface it is disabled and re-enabled (2138169)
Date Published: 12/18/2015
Service Composer User Interface (UI) in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2 displays the error: Firewall configuration is not in sync since <date> (2138540)
Date Published: 12/17/2015
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x, adding a rule for block flows in the Flow Monitoring User Interface (UI) fails with the error: Internal Server Error (2135968)
Date Published: 12/17/2015

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Resolving the deserialization vulnerability for embedded vRealize Orchestrator 6.0.x and 5.5.x (CVE-2015-6934) (2141244)
Date Published: 12/18/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Impact of limited IPMI command support in HPE Superdome X on VMware vSphere (2140823)
Date Published: 12/15/2015
In the vSphere Web Client enabling replications displays: all unset Actions (2140737)
Date Published: 12/16/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Joining the vCenter Server Appliance or vRealize Automation Identity Appliance to a Domain fails with the error code 31 (2134063)
Date Published: 12/15/2015
VMware vCenter Server Appliance incorrectly reports SSO as not initialized in the Virtual Appliance Management Interface (2140849)
Date Published: 12/17/2015

VMware vCloud Director
IE configurations for vCloud director if vCD all users would like not to use NPAPI (2138486)
Date Published: 12/17/2015

VMware vCloud Usage Meter
Usage Meter Download (2140201)
Date Published: 12/15/2015

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
Managing core dump files from the Endpoint Operations Management Agent in vRealize Operations Manager (2140806)
Date Published: 12/14/2015

VMware vRealize Application Services
VMware vRealize Automation 7.0 Upgrade and Deprecated Features (2137919)
Date Published: 12/17/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Impact on vRealize Code Stream setup upon upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.x to 7.0 (2137215)
Date Published: 12/18/2015
In VMware vRealize Automation 7.0.x, the Prerequisite Checker validations for IIS Server Windows Authentication fail if the Windows Authentication settings were modified after the installation of IIS components (2138781)
Date Published: 12/18/2015
Log locations for VMware vRealize Automation 7.x (2141175)
Date Published: 12/18/2015

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager
In VMware vRealize Configuration Manager 5.x, the discovery jobs cause a pause on new jobs generating until the discovery is fully generated (2139608)
Date Published: 12/14/2015

VMware vRealize Operations for Published Applications
Manually changing the status of the cluster in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2135749)
Date Published: 12/15/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Consolidate existing and non-existing vSphere objects that have been migrated from one VMware vCenter Server to another including the metric history (2136216)
Date Published: 12/15/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1.x, searching for users to be added to a group does not consistently highlight matching entries (2140808)
Date Published: 12/14/2015
Unable to configure VMware vRealize Orchestrator Remediation Adapter v1.0 in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 when integrated with SSO (2141279)
Date Published: 12/18/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Storage vMotion fails in a vSphere Resplication environment with the error: A general system error occurred: Missing datastore for backing file (2140743)
Date Published: 12/16/2015