Re: Can't delete files of destroyed VM aldin Feb 18, 2008 7:11 AM (in response to GreyhoundHH) is that VM cloned? To identify the VMware ESX server that holds the lock, used the following command: vmkfstools -D /vmfs/volumes/ This command reports in the vmkernel.log the MAC address of the ESX server lsof shows no processes using the file. /vmfs/volumes/4ed306ea-ac7ce83d-0559-001731f8a1de/ISO Images # touch BADFILE touch: BADFILE: Device or resource busy /vmfs/volumes/4ed306ea-ac7ce83d-0559-001731f8a1de/ISO Images # vmkfstools -D BADFILE Lock [type 10c00001 offset 10063872 v 215, My boss asks me to stop writing small functions and do everything in the same loop OBDII across the world?
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I just can't delete it. # vmkfstools -D old.vmdk Lock [type 10c00001 offset 76863488 v 1007, hb offset 3723264 gen 93, mode 2, owner 00000000-00000000-0000-000000000000 mtime 14296 num 1 gblnum 0 Find the rate of change at a point on a polynomial Is calling a function with local side-effects twice in the same expression undefined behavior? How to prove that authentication system works, and that the customer is using the wrong password?
Show 27 replies 1. I was pretty sure that the VMDK was not connected to any VM(s) anymore. So basically need to go in the path location and then run lsof busy_file then kill all the process –J4cK Jul 4 at 11:56 add a comment| up vote 38 down Unable To Access File Since It Is Locked I converted the disk format ("vmkfstools -i old.vmdk -d thin new.vmdk").
If this is local storage, matters should be pretty easy, and you can use vmkfstools to break the lock, potentially, although you should try rebooting the host before resorting to such Vmware Vmdk File Locked Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? Single word for the act of being susceptible? This is why you can delete your whole system by running rm -rf /...
Is it possible to sheathe a katana as a free action? Owner 00000000-00000000-0000-000000000000 You won't be able to vote or comment. 012ESXi 5 - Device or resource busy. Once you know which processes have files open, you can exit those apps, or kill them with the kill(1) command. I can move it to another directory.
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Re: Can't delete files of destroyed VM TCP Feb 18, 2008 5:08 AM (in response to GreyhoundHH) Hi!Try to use vmware-cmd tool from service consolefor example vmware-cmd /vmfs/volumes/......../vmname/vmname.vmx getstate - current Look in the vmkernel.log by using the following command: tail /var/log/vmkernel log The vmkernel.log output: Mar 29 15:43:07 server vmkernel: 7:03:34:25.713 cpu9:4223)FS3: 142: Mar 29 15:43:07 server vmkernel: 7:03:34:25.713 Vmware.log Device Or Resource Busy Related posts: How-to extend the VMDK and the Windows disk VMware ESX servers unable to manage via VIC, SSH or iLO session VMware patch alert VMware Powershell Healthcheck script Post navigation Error: Inappropriate Ioctl For Device Browse other questions tagged vmware-esxi or ask your own question.
Re: Can't delete files of destroyed VM LarsLiljeroth Feb 20, 2008 6:55 AM (in response to GreyhoundHH) Did you solve this issue ? check my blog a community for 8 yearsmessage the moderatorsMODERATORSjakobjsvmwarecares[VCA-DCV]VMwareTech[VCAP]wazoo9000[VCAP]cloud_dizzle[VCAP]vDingus[VCDX-DCV]vTimD[VCIX-NV]shaunwhiteinc[VCAP]about moderation team »discussions in /r/vmware<>X11 points · 2 comments Can terminating a VM cause a damaged file system? (ie, killing Windows machines)19 points · 16 comments Why is vMotion traffic Re: Can't delete files of destroyed VM GreyhoundHH Feb 18, 2008 5:02 AM (in response to LarsLiljeroth) Hi!Yeah, I had this also in my mind, but I was hoping to find You can not post a blank message. Inappropriate Ioctl For Device Vmware
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 2. Now we need to find the VMware ESX server that matches the MAC address. Of course this is also not absolutely foolproof. this content All rights reserved.
On single line - so much wasted time -.-' –Aiyion.Prime Jun 23 '15 at 1:48 my problem was a log directory mounted as /dev/mapper/vg00-root –Spikolynn Dec 27 '15 at Cannot Delete Flat Vmdk File From Datastore Although they're useful, I'm currently interested in just ASimpleMethodThatWorks™) files lock share|improve this question edited Oct 18 at 19:10 VBF 629115 asked Apr 13 '11 at 8:51 ripper234 5,585265880 1 Please type your message and try again. 1 2 Previous Next 27 Replies Latest reply: Mar 25, 2013 11:37 AM by gguereque Can't delete files of destroyed VM GreyhoundHH Feb 19,
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Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 10. When you are using a file somewhere else (for instance in a different tab), removing the folder containing that file results in the Device or resource busy-error. share|improve this answer answered Jul 16 '15 at 17:31 meetalexjohnson 1235 add a comment| up vote -2 down vote I know this is an old question, but it might help somebody Unlock Vmx File Just helped me to avoid rebooting all hosts in my cluster Reply Anonymous says: January 27, 2014 at 06:08 Hi guys, you can also check out Powergui.
Re: Can't delete files of destroyed VM LarsLiljeroth Feb 18, 2008 4:19 AM (in response to GreyhoundHH) As far as i know there is no way to see what is locking share|improve this answer answered Apr 13 '11 at 14:32 BillThor 6,2501021 fuser helps only in the specific case when you want to unmount a filesystem. You either have a bad source of information or are just making stuff up. http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/cannot-delete/vmware-cannot-delete-vmdk-file-device-or-resource-busy.php Network Management Paessler VMware Network Operations Virtualization Configure and Manage vSphere Replication Video by: Brian Teach the user how to configure vSphere Replication and how to protect and recover VMs Open
Find a mistake in the following bogus proof Is adding the ‘tbl’ prefix to table names really a problem? http://www.powergui.org/downloads.jspa This will also show you orphaned files. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 4. share|improve this answer answered Feb 14 '13 at 5:25 TSG 88821327 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign
The answer is still pending...But what I'm wondering now is that there are only the *-flat.vmdk files left, not the one without "-flat". Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 6. Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? Couldn't open /dev/null: No such file or directory I cannot mknod /dev/null, as "Function not implemented." Some how /dev/null is now gone.