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Cannot Open The Configuration File /vmfs/volumes/.vmx
I had to find both hosts that had the problem and power down the VM, remove from inventory on both and add back to inventory on one. This may be on any of the ESX hosts which have access to the file. DON'T attach that one. To kill the virtual machine, run this command:
# esxcli vm process kill --type soft --world-id 1268395
For additional information, seeMapping a virtual machine world number http://fortecrm.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-xml-file-in-ie9.html
Please try again later. Loading... At this point, retry the virtual machine power-on operation to see if it succeeds.If thetouch *command fails with adevice or resource busymessage, it indicates that a process is maintaining a lock VMwareKB 15,996 views 3:51 Creating a virtual machine from an existing virtual disk in VMware Fusion - Duration: 2:09. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2030183
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Please message the moderators and we'll pull it back in. Included in this output is the MAC address of any host that is locking the.vmdkfile. Sign in 29 9 Don't like this video? If the message is reported, proceed to the next section.If another error message is reported, it may indicate that the metadata pertaining to file or directory locking on VMFS may not
windows.vmdk and windows-0.vmdk is the base disk file. Do a 'Rescan HBAs' now that everything is up and try again after that. Loading... the -xxxxxx.vmdk files are snapshots.
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From ESX/ESXi 4.1, the output is also displayed on-screen. http://techhead.co/vmware-esx-how-to-easily-recreate-a-missing-or-corrupt-vmx-file/ Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... create a new virtual machine and attach windows-000002.vmdk / windows-0-000002.vmdk. You have identified the server via thevmkfstools -Dcommand in earlier steps, thelsofutility yields no offending processes, and no other virtual machines are locking the file.The server should be restarted to allow
Sometimes after a failure like that, the hosts come back up before the storage. http://fortecrm.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-the-specified-file.html At least that's my wild guess hypothesis.Unfortunately, at least to my understanding, VMFS does not have a fsck equivalent. Sign in to make your opinion count. To kill the virtual machine, run this command:# vm-support -X Where theis the World ID of the virtual machine with the locked file.Note: This command takes 5-10 minutes to complete.
If you make a post and then can't find it, it might have been snatched away. Most all of the VMs are booting up fine but a few can not be powered on. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(9 children)screenshot the datastore permalinkembedsaveparent[–]johnxreturn[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(8 children)http://i.imgur.com/Q6UYPOP.png permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]vmotion[VCAP] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(5 children)Rename the "Windows.vmx~" file to "Windows.vmx.bak" or http://fortecrm.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-ppt-file.html All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.πRendered by PID 15142 on app-531 at 2016-11-08 02:33:46.163339+00:00 running 88212cf country code: US.
you should attach the last active snapshot. Basically a datastore ran out of space and the VM's were migrated without being visible to me as my vCenter VM was on the datastore that failed. The second world number (in this example, 1264298) is the virtual machine cartel ID.On the ESX/ESXi host where the virtual machine is still running, kill the virtual machine, which releases the
The locking mechanism for VMFS volumes is handled within VMFS metadata on the volume.Determining if the file is being used by a running virtual machineIf the file is being accessed by
Re: Cannot open configuration file: File already exists flawaetz Dec 10, 2012 9:04 PM (in response to continuum) I'm inclined to agree although this strikes me as a not-insignificant issue with Spam Filter: The spam filter can get a bit ahead of itself. but the data file appears corrupt, windows-0 should be the second disk (data only, os in first?) detach the second disk. CHeers, Nitin Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 13.
Specify the exact size of memory, CPU and the OS type. Programming Operating System Embedded Systems Virtualisation Q&A communities Programming Operating System Embedded Systems Virtualisation Q&A communities Cannot open configuration file: File already exists • December 6, 2012 Vote Up 0 Vote Working... Check This Out If there are any issues with the backup it may result in the lock not being removed correctly.In some cases you may need to disable your backup application or reboot the
Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily. Re: Cannot open configuration file: File already exists flawaetz Dec 6, 2012 7:23 AM (in response to spravtek) Sorry, no, I should have specified.. Record this information as it is required in the remainder of this process on the ESXi server.Assess the virtual machines current state on the host:For ESX, run this command:# vmware-cmd Demonstrates the basic connection of bypassing certification set up.
If it does, power down the backup virtual machine, select the appropriate disk and chooseRemoveto remove the disk from the virtual machine.Warning:Do notdelete files from disk.If the .vmdk file is not You may pressG, once open, to immediately scroll to the bottom of the log's output. VMwareKB 8,459 views 2:09 Sharing a folder from your Mac to a virtual machine in VMware Fusion - Duration: 3:59. permalinkembedsave[–]johnxreturn[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(10 children)Hi, I tried both ways, the first one didn't work, same error popped up.
Re: Cannot open configuration file: File already exists spravtek Dec 6, 2012 8:52 AM (in response to flawaetz) Can you do anything with the VM?