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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

New KB articles published for week ending 6/21/14

My VMware
Reseting your password using the My VMware Mobile App (2080890)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-2014-06001 (2077640)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-2014-0604001-standard (2077642)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
Veeam virtual machine backups fail with the error: The host is not licensed for this feature (2080352)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-2014-06401-SG: Updates esx-base (2077641)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-2014-0604001-no-tools (2077643)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
Cannot disable LRO on VMXNET3 adapters in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x (2077374)
Date Published: 6/17/2014
Downgrading device drivers in VMware ESXi 5.x (2079279)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
vMotion of virtual machine fails with the error: The destination host is not compatible with the hardware version to which the virtual machine is scheduled to be upgraded (2080107)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
How to use the Horizon Mirage Mass User Profile Migration tool (2046876)
Date Published: 6/18/2014

VMware Horizon View
Enabling View Composer Array Integration (VCAI) on VMware Horizon View (2066213)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
View Agent silent installation fails with an MSI error code 1603 because of unfinished Windows Update operations (2075193)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Managing RDS Per Device CALs in View (2076660)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
The Event log of the ADAM database in VMware Horizon View reports the error: Ownership of the following FSMO role is set to a server which is deleted or does not exist (2080013)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
View Connection Server installation fails if a Global Data Layer LDAP instance is detected (2080140)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
Recovering a Cloud Pod Architecture pod (2080253)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
Horizon Client for Mac OS X exploit prevention (2080490)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
Setting up the Cloud Pod Architecture feature on a replicated View Connection Server instance (2080521)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
Restoring View Connection Server instances in a Cloud Pod Architecture pod federation (2080522)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
An attempt to connect to the same RDS desktop from a second client will disconnect the session from the first client even if the attempt fails (2080655)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
The Windows “set” command does not display all the View-related environment variables (2080656)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
How to configure themes for RDS-hosted applications and desktops on Windows Server 2008 R2 (2080658)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
A client device is issued a temporary license upon license renewal (2080672)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
On an RDS host the timestamps in View log file names may be from different time zones (2080681)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Configuring VIPA request timeouts for Cloud Pod Architecture (2080760)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
View security server installation can fail if McAfee 8.8 Patch 4 is installed on the server (2080928)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Cannot establish new tunnel connections to View Connection Server (2077428)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Changing the IP address of a Connection Server in VMware Horizon View 5.x (2079484)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Exceeding a quota set for user profiles on a View Persona Management network share can cause the user profile to become corrupted (2080923)
Date Published: 6/19/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Logging into VMware Horizon Workspace fails with the error: 502 Bad Gateway (2078210)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
Exporting VMware Horizon Workspace 1.x Data-VA files (2080325)
Date Published: 6/18/2014
Adjusting the logging in parameters for VMware Horizon Workspace (2080586)
Date Published: 6/18/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
System Flow Cost Object Folders Allocations Statistics takes over 72 hours during the ITFM Cycle (2067008)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCenter Log Insight
VMware vCenter Log Insight 2.0 fails to communicate with a vCenter Server with a certificate that uses a public key length less than 1024 bits (2080481)
Date Published: 6/19/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)
Metrics do not display for Hyperic resources in VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone) 5.x (2070367)
Date Published: 6/19/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
VMware vCenter Operations performance is poor in large environments after upgrading to 5.7.x or later (2053874)
Date Published: 6/17/2014
vCenter Operations Manager 5.x vApp fails to upgrade with the error: Insufficient Disk Space (2058951)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View
Product name change from VMware vCenter Operations Manager for View to VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon (2081259)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Sysprep fails on Windows 8/8.1 with the error: A fatal error occurred while trying to sysprep the machine (2079196)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Cannot launch the virtual machine console using the MAC machine on a Windows-based VMware vSphere Web Client 5.5.x (2080231)
Date Published: 6/20/2014
After upgrading to vCenter Server 5.1 the Past Day Rollup Job reports the error: Could not find stored procedure ‘purge_stat1_proc’.[SQLSTATE 42000] (Error 2812) (2080445)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Best practices for using setExtensionCertificate and loginExtensionByCertificate APIs (2004305)
Date Published: 6/19/2014
Upgrading VMware vCenter Server 5.5 to a 5.5.x version using Simple Install fails (2074676)
Date Published: 6/19/2014

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
Replicating VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat stops with error: An internal error has occurred in VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat file system filter driver (2081077)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager service fails to start after changing the IP address of the SRM server (2057962)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCloud Connector
Importing an OVF in VMware vCloud Connector fails with the error: OVF import failed. 500: Unable to perform this action. Contact your cloud administrator (2062209)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCloud Director
LDAP synchronization fails after changing LDAP server in vCloud Director (2062653)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCloud Hybrid Service
Logging in to remote vCloud Director fails when configuring a cloud-to-cloud VPN in vCloud Hybrid Service (2078377)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
Upgrading to vCloud Networking and Security 5.1.4.1 best practices (2081069)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vShield Edge
Perfect Forward Secrecy (PFS) issue on VMware vShield Edge 5.0/5.1/5.5 (2080005)
Date Published: 6/20/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Connecting to VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) fails with error: Failed to get the datastores with performance analysis information (2077725)
Date Published: 6/19/2014

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

VMware ESXi
Installing VMware vSphere Client 4.1 or 5.0 on Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 fails with the error: This product can only be installed on Windows XP SP2 and above (2069264)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
Unable to vmkping from iSCSI jumbo frame enabled VMkernel (2076214)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
Some PCI / PCIe devices fail to pass-through to guest operating system in vSphere 5.1 (2076688)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201406001 (2077359)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140604001-no-tools (2077362)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
Poor network performance when using VMXNET3 adapter for routing in a Linux guest operating system (2077393)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
ESXi 5.5 fails with purple diagnostic screen after powering on virtual machine with PCI Passthrough Device Emulex Quad Port LPE12004 (2077789)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
Storage View tab in vCenter Server reports the Multipathing Status of datastores as Partial/No Redundancy (2078539)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
vStorage APIs for Data Protection(VADP)の FAQ (2079940)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
Storage LUNs that are already in use as an RDM appear available in the Add Storage Window (2014266)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
Configuring the ESXi host with Active Directory authentication (2075361)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
StorageRM.log file reports the log spew: Permission denied Error -1 opening file /vmfs/volumes/DatastoreName/.iorm.sf/slotsfile (2077273)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMkernel logs report the error: Replay of journal <FB XXXXXX> on vol ‘DATASTORE_NAME’ failed I/O error (2077424)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
The lsassd service fails to start after joining the ESXi host to the Active Directory (2077986)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
Running cim-diagnostic.sh fails with the error: enumInstances Failed initialization (2079590)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201406401-SG: Updates esx-base (2077360)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20140604001-standard (2077361)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware Horizon Application Manager
Transition for Horizon Files component of VMware Horizon Workspace (2076011)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
VMware Horizon DaaS
Collecting diagnostic information from VMware Horizon DaaS Appliances manually (2078193)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
VMware Horizon Mirage
Performing a VMware Horizon Mirage Windows 7 migration without centralizing the device first (2049549)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware Horizon View
Clicking on the Settings tab of a pool in the VMware Horizon View administrator portal reports the error: Database connection loss (2046338)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
View Administrator portal fails to launch after upgrading from VMware Horizon View 5.2 to 5.3 (2075114)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware Horizon View displays a memory warning message after completing the installation wizard (2068915)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
Virtual machines continuously reboot after a clone operation in VMware Horizon View (2073576)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware Horizon Workspace
Attempting to download or preview a file with the VMware Horizon Workspace 1.8 Web client reports the error: permission denied: can not access account (2076117)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware Horizon Workspace Service-VA experiences a time drift (2078373)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware NSX for vSphere
A HA enabled NSX Edge logical router does not redistribute routes after redeployment (2079602)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
VMware vCenter Log Insight
Configuring vSphere integration in VMware vCenter Log Insight 2.0 results in Host.Config.Settings permission fault errors (2079774)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware vCenter Log Insight 2.0 reports the error: Could not reload syslog (2079780)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
Database synchronization in the VMware vCenter Log Insight Windows Agent (2079779)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)
Parent/child relationship is not present for some NetApp resources in VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.x (2063838)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Resetting the Administrator password in vCenter Operations Manager (2078313)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
Clearing administrative alerts from VMware vCenter Operations Manager (2068791)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware vCenter Operations Manager Health data is not present in the vSphere Web Client (2071907)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware vCenter Orchestrator
VMware vCenter Orchestrator 5.1/5.5 workflows fail due to SQL deadlocks (2072574)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware vCenter Server
Modifying the VLAN ID for a vSphere Distributed Switch (vDS) port group fails with the error: A specified parameter was not correct. spec.vlan (2075351)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
vCenter Server services fail to start after a Heartbeat failover event (2075295)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
After configuring vCenter Server Linked Mode, the vSphere Web Client reports the error: Unable to connect to vCenter Inventory Service (2077989)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
Cannot update an expired vCenter Server certificate (2078391)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
vCenter Server Events tab reports the error: Cannot login Administrator @ 127:0:0:1 (2079643)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
During a security scan, VMware vCenter Server 5.x reports a warning for port 10109 (2063001)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
Deleting snapshot resets the Latency Sensitivity in VMware vCenter Server 5.5.x (2079787)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware vCenter Server Appliance
vCenter Server Appliance fails to start after upgrading from version 5.5 U1 to 5.5 U1a (2077241)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
The vpxd service fails to start after upgrading from vCenter Server Appliance 5.1 Update1 to 5.1 Update2 (2075309)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
The VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat console reports one or more services in the Any status (2077035)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
vSphere Replication creates a folder containing “%2f” when configuring replication to a nested folder on a datastore (2078994)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.0.3 Test Failover fails to auto-mount the datastore (2074608)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
Troubleshooting SRA error messages in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (2079190)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware vCloud Automation Center
Installing VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop (or Server) 6.0 (2067637)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware vCloud Director
Copying a vApp or deploying from a catalog in VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: Internal Server Error (2072743)
Date Published: 6/11/2014
VMware vCloud Hybrid Service
Replicating multiple vCenter Server environments to a single VMware vCloud Hybrid Service Disaster Recovery environment fails (2077260)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
VMware vCloud Networking and Security
A virtual machine loses network connectivity during migration between resource pools, clusters or vApps in vCloud Networking and Security 5.1.4, 5.5.2 and NSX for vSphere 6.0.4 (2080479)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware View Manager
Logging in to a Horizon View Desktop using a Teradici Zero Client fails with the error: Configured desktop is not in the list of entitled desktops (2076087)
Date Published: 6/12/2014
VMware Virtual SAN
Unable to create or edit a virtual machine Storage Policy due to missing Virtual SAN (VSAN) VASA provider (2075838)
Date Published: 6/13/2014
VMware vSphere Data Protection
The VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.5 appliance does not appear in the dropdown (2072306)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
Backing up using hosts VMware vSphere Data Protection fails with the error: cannot perform snapshots (2079217)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Using the -Datastore parameter when clonning a virtual machine with the New-VM cmdlet results in an error (2079761)
Date Published: 6/10/2014
VMware vSphere Replication
Replication of a virtual disk greater than 2032 GB fails in VMware vSphere Replication 5.1 (2057946)
Date Published: 6/9/2014
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
Attempting to download VMware vSphere Storage Appliance 5.1.x script plugin fails with 404 error (2052896)
Date Published: 6/9/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 6/7/14

 

My VMware

Impact of OpenSSL Security Advisories CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-0221, CVE-2014-0195, CVE-2014-0198, CVE-2010-5298, and CVE-2014-3470 on VMware Customer Portals and web sites (2079789)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

 

Socialcast

VMware assessment of OpenSSL security vulnerabilities disclosed June 5, 2014 (CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-0221, CVE-2014-0195, CVE-2014-0198, CVE-2010-5298, CVE-2014-3470) (2079783)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

 

VMware Converter

Increasing the speed of conversion when converting a physical or virtual machine using VMware Converter (2071014)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

 

VMware ESXi

VM-Generation ID support in vSphere (2041872)

Date Published: 6/2/2014

Cannot install ESXi 5.5 GA in a boot from SAN configuration on a Cisco UCS B200M3 with a fnic FCoE Adapter (2066955)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

Upgrade from 5.0 to 5.5 using ‘Update Manager’ fails with ‘Cannot execute upgrade script on host’ at approximately 92% (2075074)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

Emulex OneConnect network cards missing with elxnet driver 10.0.725.2 and later in ESXi 5.5 (2076072)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

After upgrading to ESXi 5.5, the hostd process fails frequently with the error: Memory exceeds hard limit (2078153)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

VMware Horizon Mirage 4.x Web Manager access fails with error: Server Error in Application “DEFAULT WEB SITE/HORIZONMIRAGE” (2070317)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Provisioning VMware Horizon View linked clone pools fail and report the error: Validation fails due to null thumbprint (2071023)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Importing the Go Daddy SSL server certificate in VMware View Manager fails with the error: Failed to establish a chain from reply (2071192)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Applications with open dialogue boxes prevent log off, refresh, or recompose operations on VMware Horizon View desktops (2070937)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Microsoft ClickOnce application deployment does not work with roaming Persona profiles in VMware Horizon View (2071215)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Installing Horizon View Agent fails with the error: 1920 Service Desktop Window Manager (UxSms) failed to start (2071582)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware Horizon Workspace

Restarting VMware Horizon Workspace services. (2071000)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Following an upgrade Workspace fails to start correctly with error: Could not acquire change log lock (2076107)

Date Published: 6/2/2014

Logging in to VMware Horizon Workspace fails with the error: We were unable to authenticate you (2078275)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Collecting diagnostic information for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.0.x (2074678)

Date Published: 6/2/2014

Collecting diagnostic information for VMware NSX Edge (2079380)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

Network Port Requirements for VMware NSX for vSphere (2079386)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

 

VMware ThinApp

Versioning updates with ThinApp 5.0 ignore Package.ini settings when a .dat primary data container is used (2079075)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

Configure vCenter Operations Manager (vApp) for SSL using a chain of certificates (2079782)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Changing the vCenter Server hostname on a Windows instance (2040354)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

Alarms not triggering on Standard or Distributed vSwitch with no active ports (2051457)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

Virtual Distributed Switch Health Check details pane displays invalid or incorrect information (2054007)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

Single Sign-On fails to authenticate users and returns LDAP error : ReferralLdapException (2073784)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

Registering a VASA provider with vCenter Server fails and reports the error: InvalidCertificate (2079087)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

When adding a host to vCenter Server, the Tasks pane displays repeated Query tasks (2079203)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

The vpxd.log file reports the log spew: DLF Entry already exists (2079644)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

After doing a fresh install of vCenter Server 5.0 using an existing database, the Site Recovery Manager Service (SRM) no longer able to start (2053284)

Date Published: 6/2/2014

Logging in to VMware vCenter Server 5.1 with windows domain credentials fails (2064542)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

Opening the URL for a virtual machine console in a web browser fails with the error: null (2079169)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

Creating a host profile fails with the error: Call HostProfileManager.CreateProfile for object HostProfileManager on vCenter Value specified is out of range.Range:1 to maxValue (2079206)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Creating a host profile fails with the error: A general system error occured: Invalid Netstack Instance name (2079655)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat

End of Availability for VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat (2079490)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Configuring vSphere Replication fails with the error: Target disk UUID validation failed (2041657)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.1 Recovery Plan execution reports a warning (2062690)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

Running SRM Test Failover fails with the error: SRM tests fails with No hosts with hardware version ‘x’ and datastores “xxxxxxx” which are powered on and not in maintanence mode are available (2079084)

Date Published: 6/4/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Storage Policy Based Management (SPBM) Configuration Maximums (2062751)

Date Published: 6/3/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

Performing a manual vacuum and analyze operation on VMware vFabric Hyperic Server 5.x database tables (2074308)

Date Published: 6/2/2014

 

VMware View Manager

View Persona Management cannot redirect Windows credentials for the Crypto, Protect and SystemCertificates folders (2052573)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

Restart order of the View environment to clear ADLDS (ADAM) synchronization and VCCache issues in View 4.5, 4.6, 5.0, and 5.1 (2068381)

Date Published: 6/5/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

vSphere Data Protection email reports are not sent when the regional preference is not set to English in VMware vSphere Data Protection (2071143)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

VRM service starts but does not continue running after setting up vSphere Replication (2042069)

Date Published: 6/6/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 5/31/14

VMware ESXi

Unable to add a virtual machine to a vSphere Distributed Switch 5.5 portgroup with traffic filtering rules applied (2072194)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Storage Monitoring service fails to start with the error: Got duplicate entries for non ISCSI Targets (2075308)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

Installing VIB fails with the error: Unknown command or namespace software vib install (2075500)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201405401-BG: Updates esx-base (2075524)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201405403-BG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2075526)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140504001-no-tools (2075528)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201405102-SG: Updates tools-light (2075530)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140501001s-no-tools (2075532)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

Hardware Status tab does not display the storage sensors on ESXi 5.5 hosts when viewed from vCenter Server (2076523)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

The vShield Endpoint Thin Agent driver (vsepflt.sys) and the vShield Endpoint TDI manager driver (vnetflt.sys) cause a non-paged pool memory leak (2077302)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

Configuring ESXi coredump to file instead of partition (2077516)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

VMware vCenter server displays the error: vSphere HA agent cannot be correctly installed or configured (2056299)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201405001 (2075521)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201405402-BG: Updates tools-light (2075525)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140504001-standard (2075527)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201405101-SG: Updates esx-base (2075529)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-40501001s-standard (2075531)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

The ESXi host fails the compliance check after starting from Autodeploy with the error: Host requires reboot before previously applied configuration changes will take effect seen after booting from Autodeploy (2077526)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

IPMI errors appear after firmware updates on ESXi hosts (2077693)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

VMware VirtualCenter Server service fails to start with the error: Assert Failed: “!buffer” (2078030)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Creating the host profile fails with the error: Range:1 to maxValue (2078389)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

In VMware ESXi 5.1 U2, network throughput performance issues on Solaris virtual machines with e1000 adapters (2078636)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

Cannot change DNS settings in Windows Server after adding a new virtual network adapter (2075571)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5 fails purple diagnostic screen and error messages (2076215)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

ESXi 5.x host fails with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the error: E1000DevRx@vmkernel> Port_InputResume (2079094)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

VMware Horizon View sessions disconnect unexpectedly and resume to a previous session by another user (2075886)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

Enabling HTML Access with the VMware Horizon View 5.3 Agent Direct Connect plugin (2073952)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Cannot connect to the VMware Horizon View Connection Server/Security Server (2078101)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Dashboard title in VMware IT Business Management Suite containing an ampersand displays as &amp (2069245)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

LDAP users cannot access the objects in the vCenter Operations Manager custom UI (2077525)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

VMware vCenter Orchestrator fails to connect to vCenter Server 5.1 that uses VMware vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 (2077547)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

vCenter Server fails immediately after starting with the error : Fault Module: ntdll.dll (2076054)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

In VMware vCenter Server 5.0/5.1, virtual machines within a DRS cluster increase in CPU utilization exponentially with no increase in overhead memory (2076741)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

Installing or upgrading to vCenter Server 5.x fails with the error: The Microsoft SQL server express edition installer returned error code: “2227044356″ (2078392)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

VMware vSphere Web Client reports a CompositeException error (2078618)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

Finding VMware vCenter Server user accounts that were recently removed or added (2078450)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

Utilizing Resource Monitor in Windows Server to determine resource usage for vpxd.exe (2078533)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Location of vCenter Server SMTP mail log files (2075375)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

VMware vCenter Server 5.x displays used space as 0.00 bytes on the datastore after migration of a virtual machine (2073021)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Temperature sensors are missing in Hardware Status tab after upgrading to VMware vCenter Server 5.5 (2074049)

Date Published: 5/26/2014

VMware vCenter Server 5.5 fails intermittently with the error: Panic: Assert Failed: “openedInfo._activations == 0″ @ d:/build/ob/bora-1476327/bora/vim/lib/vimutil/view/multiContainerView.cpp:123 (2078155)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Enabling enhanced LACP to existing distributed switch fails with the error: Could not retrieve data required to validate this prerequisite (2078976)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Upgrading VMware vCenter Server Appliance from 5.0/5.1 to 5.5 fails after displaying the message: waiting for initializing (2078108)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance alarm notification emails not sent (2077688)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

SRM 5.0.3.1 Express Patch Release (2078157)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

Configuring VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) protection for a virtual machine fails with the error: Unable to protect virtual machine due to unresolved devices (2078854)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

Enabling root access for SSH and SCP in VMware vCenter Support Assistant. (2076086)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Logging in to the VMware vCoud Automation Center (vCAC) fails with the error: An Internal error has occurred (2075564)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Restoring vCloud Director Environment After Disabling DRS (2073141)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

Attempting to use the Download function within vCloud Director or Export to OVF via vCenter Servor fails with the error: Escaped absolute path not valid (2077180)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

Uploading of OVF into vCloud Director fails with insufficient space even when the OVF total physical size is smaller than destination datastore (2077131)

Date Published: 5/30/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

MetricNotFoundException for a custom resource plugin metric in VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent 4.x and 5.x (2046430)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware Virtual SAN

VSAN disk components are marked ABSENT after enabling CBT (2077611)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Upgrading the VMware vSphere Data Protection appliance fails with the error: Insufficient disk space for upgrade (2076224)

Date Published: 5/27/2014

 

VMware vSphere PowerCLI

Running the Copy-VMGuestFile cmdlet on Windows Server 2012 fails with the error: Unable to access file < unspecified filename > (2079098)

Date Published: 5/29/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

Installing VMware vSphere Storage Appliance Manager fails with the error: Transforming table Error (2075557)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

 

VMware Workstation

Deleting a virtual machine from VMware Workstation. (2075483)

Date Published: 5/28/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 5/24/14

VMware ESXi

Hot remove of Micron PCIe SSD fails if the device is in use (2077216)

Date Published: 5/21/2014

ESXi 5.5 fails to restore NFS mounts automatically after a reboot (2078204)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

The minimize, maximize and close buttons on applications are not visible on a Windows 8.1 virtual machine with View Agent installed (2076429)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

ESXi 5.5 and 4.1 Update 3 installation fails with error (2076105)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

PF Exception 14 – GFCPutSectionHeader (2076931)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

Using VMware Horizon Mirage Server Tools NasCompatibilityTest to confirm that storage supports Horizon Mirage functionality (2070000)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

 

VMware Horizon Workspace

Upgrading VMware Horizon Workspace without internet access (2073966)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace virtual users cannot upload files larger than 2GB (2078455)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Disabling automatic data purging on an adapter in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2076005)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

Import histories cannot be deleted from the Import History List in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2076292)

Date Published: 5/19/2014

A web form adaptor displays @VALUESET in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2076474)

Date Published: 5/19/2014

Logging in to VMware IT Business Management Suite fails with the error: Error while calling method MyServiceFlowFacadeImpl.getMyHomePage() (2077237)

Date Published: 5/19/2014

Unable to scroll to the end of the Organizations List in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2077246)

Date Published: 5/19/2014

Using the DB Updating Snapshot method on a copy of a database adaptor fails with the error: inconsistent datatypes: expected TIMESTAMP got NUMBER (2077261)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

Comparing more than one column in a VMware IT Business Management Suite table report displays incorrect results (2075959)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite 7.x/8.x sends a NOOP-command to the smtp-server after each sent email (2069268)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

 

VMware Service Manager

Two attachments with the same name can be uploaded in the VMware Service Manager catalog portal (2077676)

Date Published: 5/22/2014

Incorrect formatting in the VMware Service Manager history or call preview (2077680)

Date Published: 5/22/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Alias value is empty when attempting to log in to VMware vCenter Server 5.5 (2074760)

Date Published: 5/21/2014

vCenter Server services fail to start with error: DB Schema hash mismatch (2077432)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

Setting up vCenter Single Sign-On in high availability mode with an Apache load balancing software (2076766)

Date Published: 5/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat

Cannot establish the channel connection between VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat nodes (2078088)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Enabling Replication for a virtual machine may fail due to stale replication group GIDs in the VRM database (2065033)

Date Published: 5/21/2014

Installing VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.x fails with the error: can’t open perl script “E:\program”: no such file or directory (2076347)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

 

VMware vFabric Application Director

vCloud Director 5.5 verified as a cloud provider for vFabric Application Director 5.2 (2078713)

Date Published: 5/22/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

New resources in VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent inventory appear to be correctly configured, but are not monitored (2062207)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

Representing resources created by custom plugins by AutoGroups (2051203)

Date Published: 5/20/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Removing the VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) Advanced license (2072445)

Date Published: 5/22/2014

 

VMware vSphere Update Manager

Installation of vSphere Update Manager 5.x fails if the SDK Tunneling Port of vCenter Server is changed (2075747)

Date Published: 5/22/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Enabling Change Block Tracking in vSphere 5.5 fails (2075984)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK

Moving a vmdk file from one folder to another on the same datastore using the MoveDatastoreFile_Task API results in a posix rename of the file (2077699)

Date Published: 5/23/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 5/17/14

The VMware Knowledge Base is kept current with frequent edits and additions. Stay up-to-date on the latest by reviewing the weekly KB digest.

Virtual Disk Development Kit
VMware Virtual Disk Development kit restores the thin-provisioned disk of a virtual machine residing on NFS as a thick-provisioned disk (2077787)
Date Published: 5/14/2014

VMware ESXi
Understanding the VMFS heap eviction process in ESXi 5.5 (2077898)
Date Published: 5/12/2014
An ESXi 5.1 host provisioned with Auto Deploy remains in maintenance mode after booting (2054038)
Date Published: 5/14/2014
Checking if NetFlow / IPFIX is enabled on a vSphere Distributed Switch or vDS PortGroup from ESXi host command line (2065036)
Date Published: 5/13/2014
OpenSSL Security Advisory released on January 06, 2014 (CVE-2013-4353, CVE-2013-6449, and CVE-2013-6450) (2070532)
Date Published: 5/12/2014

VMware Horizon View
Installing Horizon View 5.2 connection server fails with error 28018: There was an error creating MS Direct Service Instance (2070614)
Date Published: 5/16/2014
Supportability for Microsoft Lync 2013 phone integration within VMware Horizon View (2078289)
Date Published: 5/16/2014

VMware Service Manager
Using Custom Search in VMware Service Manager does not return the columns configured in Column Configs (2077741)
Date Published: 5/12/2014
Custom search in VMware Server Manager 9.x does not return expected results (2077742)
Date Published: 5/13/2014

VMware ThinApp
The virtual version of SolidWorks edrawing 2013 x64 Edition fails tolaunchon Win7 64 bit operating system (2070004)
Date Published: 5/13/2014
The native Internet Explorer 8 might freeze when you use the ThinDirect plug-in (2073845)
Date Published: 5/13/2014
Microsoft Project 2010 and Microsoft Visio 2010 cause an MSI installer and licensing error on deployment systems with Microsoft Office 2010 natively installed (2077860)
Date Published: 5/13/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone
Physical to virtual conversion of a Linux virtual machine using VMware vCenter Converter Standalone fails with the error: Host key can’t be retrieved (2073051)
Date Published: 5/14/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Manually removing a System DSN in Microsoft Windows (2073118)
Date Published: 5/13/2014
Renaming a VMware vSphere Distributed Switch in production when virtual machines are connected (2048035)
Date Published: 5/13/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Emails sent from VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.x are rejected (2073849)
Date Published: 5/14/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Collecting VMware vCloud Automation Center logs using the vCAC log collection utility (2078179)
Date Published: 5/15/2014

VMware vCloud Connector
Timeout error while using vCloud Connector 2.6 to copy to or from a vSphere cloud (2078110)
Date Published: 5/15/2014

VMware vCloud Director
A user with restricted rights in vCloud Director 5.5 can alter hardware parameters when deploying a virtual machine (2075619)
Date Published: 5/13/2014

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
Adding a datastore in VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions 1.x plug-in fails with the error: Error 1034 (2077735)
Date Published: 5/13/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
VMware vSphere Data Protection minimum required vCenter user account permissions (2072861)
Date Published: 5/12/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
VMware vSphere Data Protection appliance fails to attach disks during VDR to VDP migration (2073709)
Date Published: 5/12/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 5/10/14

The VMware Knowledge Base is kept current with frequent edits and additions. Stay up-to-date on the latest by reviewing the weekly KB digest.

VMware ESXi
Network errors when PXE booting Citrix virtual machines (2074865)
Date Published: 5/7/2014
Virtual machine might lose VMXNET 3 drivers and video drivers after you upgrade VMware Tools (2075755)
Date Published: 5/8/2014
Nimble Storage Connection service CIM Provider for ESXi 5.0 (2077724)
Date Published: 5/8/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Recreating the certificate for the Horizon Workspace Gateway Virtual Appliance (2047639)
Date Published: 5/9/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Bullet points do not display when exporting a report from VMware IT Business Management Suite (2077784)
Date Published: 5/9/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
VMware vCloud Automation Center Model Manager web repository fails to start with the error: The target principal name is incorrect. Cannot generate SSPI context (2074615)
Date Published: 5/8/2014

VMware vCloud Director
CPU reservation exceeds total available resources in vCloud Director (2075393)
Date Published: 5/6/2014
DHCP and DNS entry is not created in VMware vCloud Director (2076615)
Date Published: 5/9/2014
Uploading media in VMware vCloud Director fails with error: Could not create remote resource in VDC at URL: https://xxx.yyyy.zzz.com/api/vdc/cdcbf875-f316-4e5b-9a65-de34860821d2/media” (2077401)
Date Published: 5/5/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
VMware vCenter Hyperic Agent 5.8.1 WebSphere plugin alters the com.ibm.ws.security.crypto.jar file (2077582)
Date Published: 5/7/2014

VMware Virtual SAN
Recovering a VMware Virtual SAN cluster after a vCenter Server rebuild (2074246)
Date Published: 5/7/2014

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Origin and State property values of NetIpConfigInfo for Temporary IPv6 addresses in VMware vSphere Web Services SDK (2077089)
Date Published: 5/5/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 5/3/14

VMware ESX
Wake-On-LAN setting of a NIC might be reset to Wake on MagicPacket (g) mode after NIC configuration is changed (2069830)
Date Published: 4/29/2014

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201404001 (2070666)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140404001-standard (2070669)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201404101-SG: Updates esx-base (2070671)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140401001s-standard (2070672)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140401001s-no-tools (2070673)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
Stateful Auto Deploy host does not boot from local USB or SD card (2071395)
Date Published: 4/28/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201404102-SG: Updates tools-light (2072827)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201404401-BG: Updates esx-base (2070667)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
Attempts to start the ESXi host by using iPXE might fail when Auto Deploy is used with a reverse proxy environment (2065951)
Date Published: 4/29/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201404402-BG: Updates tools-light (2070668)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140404001-no-tools (2070670)
Date Published: 4/30/2014
Catbird v6.0 for VMware 5.5 (2077176)
Date Published: 4/28/2014
vCenter Server opID message appears repeatedly in ESXi 5.5 logs (2077300)
Date Published: 4/29/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
Configuring and using the VMware Horizon Mirage NoBackupAlerts Tool to monitor CVDs that have failed to back up (2077132)
Date Published: 4/28/2014

VMware Horizon View
SSL Error when connecting to View Security Server using View Client 2.3 or later (2072201)
Date Published: 4/28/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
vCenter Chargeback Manager 2.6 cumulative hotfixes and remediation steps regarding CVE-2014-0160 Heartbleed vulnerability (2077263)
Date Published: 5/1/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
How to control VMware vHW version within vCloud Automation Center 5.x / 6.x (2077151)
Date Published: 4/28/2014

VMware vShield
VMware vShield App Exclusion List Best Practices (2077279)
Date Published: 4/30/2014