I had done a trial of the vKernel vOperations Suite, and it installs itself as a plugin for vCenter. When the trial was finished and I uninstalled it, it was still being listed as available plugins in vCenter, but of course it couldn’t find it. Below are instructions for how to remove a vCenter Plugin
Note to self: Don’t install IIS or anything that requires IIS on the vCenter server. BAD BAD BAD.
Command: Services.sh restart This will issue a restart command to all the management agents and services on the host, as it processes you should see each one stopping and then being started. It is effectively the same as selecting the “restart management agents” option from the standard console.
Problem: For reasons that are still unknown and under investigation by VMWARE, several of my ESXi 5.0 hosts were not loading the vMotion modules even after multiple reboots. Solution: Run the following two commands from the shell:vmkload_mod -l | grep migratevmkload_mod migrate You will get a message saying Module migrate loaded successfully. Then you need
Upgraded my VMWARE environment to 5.0 this weekend, including all VMWARE View components. Couldn’t have gone any smoother, except that externally, users were unable to connect using the client (either 4.6 or 5.0). The desktop would attempt to load but after about 10 seconds would fail with the error “the connection to the remote computer
Very long story short, when setting up our VMWare View environment using Windows 7 desktops with Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) I had all kinds of problems when composing pools with the customization stage failing because the PCs were unable to join the domain. I spent A LOT of time troubleshooting with VMWare and on my
First, a couple of minor housekeeping notes. Most of the things in this list come from 2 places: VMWARE’s Windows 7 View Optimization GuideEMC’s Windows 7 View Optimization Guide Everything else is either things I have come across as fixes for problems I have encountered (and believe me, I have encountered a lot of problems,