Stephane says 19 September, 2008 at 09:21 I already try to ping both esx and virtual center with ip address and hostname, I have no problem. Let me know in the comments. Incapsula incident ID: 277000460008839708-52186738882577130 Request unsuccessful. Any help would be greatly appreciated…. have a peek at these guys
It either does not exist, the server software is not responding, or there is a network problem." I can ping the host just fine it resolves forward and reverse. I went back and changed the VPXA.cfg files and voila! Romeo said, February 11th, 2008 at 17:07 Had a similliar issue with the same error message when trying storage vmotion. No good, so I turned to Google (who wouldn’t) and came across this post written by Duncan Epping @ Yellow-Bricks.
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Note: For ESXi, you need the hidden console instructions for this. I think I need to use root for that but at the moment I have no idea what the password might be ! 0 Ghost Chili OP When you restart this service would it affect the vm clients running on the ESX server?
How do I recover the templates? Br4zilNutz says 2 August, 2008 at 08:44 BigRollTide fix is the way to go. To triage this, I first logged into the host, and verified that networking was sane: cat /etc/sysconfig/network cat /etc/hosts ping gateway, ping service console gateway, etc. Deploy Template Cannot Connect To Host Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free.
Vraag me af of het iets met SQL 2005 te maken heeft…. Vcenter Cannot Contact The Specified Host Richard Marsh says 15 September, 2008 at 19:52 romeo, thanks very much, this helped me immensely…..appreciate your post. Restarting the Virtual Center Service. Duncan says 27 October, 2008 at 21:46 Are the templates gone?
After I installed the ESX Hosts and the VirtualCenter server the customer told me that I had to change the ip-addresses of the service console. Failed To Clone State For The Entity On Extension Vservice Manager and check if the host is disconnected and removed if the vpxa agent is still installed, if so check this kb article to remove it: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=1002531&sliceId=2&docTypeID=DT_KB_1_1&dialogID=30678559&stateId=1%200%2030684123 Rubeck says 19 September, 2008 If you execute the following SQL query on a specific host, you'll notice the Service Console IP Address is set to an older addresss: select DNS_NAME, IP_ADDRESS from VPX_HOST where DNS_NAME This updated the VC tables and vpxa configuration on the host.
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If you Remove, you lose all VM history, permissions, etc. Re: Attempting to Clone VM results in "Failed to connect to host" BenConrad Aug 17, 2009 2:08 PM (in response to radman) Alternatively (This way you don't lose historical data)1 Stop Relocate Virtual Machine Cannot Connect To Host First put the esx in maint. Cannot Connect To Host Vmware says 19 June, 2008 at 16:30 Thanks to all.
C0lP4nic says 18 August, 2008 at 10:48 Similar issue here - no cloning allowed since changing the IP address of the service console (done everything with the vmware kb guide). More about the author Thank goodness the VM's were still intact. The /etc/opt/vmware/vpxa/vpxa.cfg need not be edited on the host. All is well. Cannot Synchronize Host Authenticity Of The Host's Ssl Certificate Is Not Verified
About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up It's for "just in case".) 5. Removed the ESX host from Virtual Center. 2. check my blog Thanks a lot!!
Incapsula incident ID: 277000460008839708-13580098197586662 Request unsuccessful. Disconnected From Host. Reason Cannot Verify The Ssl Thumbprint Disconnect the host from VC. - Select the host, right-click and choose Disconnect. (We do this to clear data.) 2. Other VM machines on there all clone without a problem.
Incapsula incident ID: 277000460008839708-3948797245063906 Request unsuccessful. Luuk G says 25 March, 2009 at 06:50 3. This is something I have done before without issues, any ideas what might be causing it? I have also tried cloning to the same host and datastore with the same problem. Vmware Host Disconnected From Vcenter The only time we don't see it is moving from DHCP to static..) PART A: Confirm the Problem To confirm, look at the /etc/opt/vmware/vpxa.cfg file on the host in the console.
Once you restart the Virtual Center Service, the vpxa.cfg is updates properly. Thanks to post number 5 for the sample, my mssql needed something like UPDATE [VIM_VCDB].[dbo].[VPX_HOST] SET IP_ADDRESS =" WHERE DNS_NAME = N" Considering I only have 3 hosts I just opened very odd. 0 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. news Alec says 14 November, 2008 at 16:21 Hi thanks guys this halped me a lot.
So I checked if I was able to clone via vmkfstools from the service console, this also worked. I've tried disconnecting/reconnecting the ESX server from the VC, but when I do this the old, bad hostIP keeps showing up again.I've tried disconnecting the server, shutting down the VC VM, well it is if you're trying to clone a VM whether that be from a template or another VM. wiping the virtual center was not possible.