Sysadmin IRC: ##/r/sysadmin on irc.freenode.net Useful URLs Please read the wiki for information about homelabbing and useful software + hardware tips! Now, I had no problem using Storage vMotion to move the VM over to the VSAN datastore, and it has had no issues. Test network connectivity. Can you ping the SSH server? It turned out to be a multipath problem. http://gsbook.org/could-not/esx-could-not-format-a-vmfs-volume.php
To get around this problem, the VSAN team added in an advanced ESXi setting that would "fake" SCSI Reservations and this needs to be configured for the ESXi hosts providing up Toggle navigation Skip to content #vBrownBag About #vBrownBag #vBrownBag Team #vBrownBag Sign Up and Past Recordings Supporting #vBrownBag #vBrownBag Presenter Guidelines #vBrownBag Presenter Sign-up #vBrownBag TechTalks #vBrownBag TechTalks Live #vBrownBag Library To share locally attached disks with other ESXi hosts, have a look at the vSphere Storage Appliance. Was doing some work with UDA and nested ESX & ESXi installs this weekend and ran into an interesting hiccup: Or on ESXi: What? see here
Thought this would be fixed by vsan 6, but it's not 🙁 Reply Pingback: Nested ESXi Problems running on vSAN - Stateless caching - Cannot apply the host configuration - ACM OR esxcfg-rescan
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Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 10. I am exposed to VMware vSphere, Storage, Bladecenters, Datacenter operations, Symantec Backup, Deduplication technologies and carry rich and diversified experience in these domains. Google Cache showed the inital post, but no responses. Have you tried rebuilding the array before you do an install?
I used the MinTool Partition Wizard free edition to do this. Thanks! Could Not Format A Vmfs Volume. Exited With Status 1048320 We love detailed homelab builds, especially network diagrams! Thank you for your great article.
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vmkfstools -C vmfs3 -b BlockSize -S DatastoreVolumeName /vmfs/devices/disks/ DeviceName:Partition vmkfstools -C vmfs5 -b BlockSize -S DatastoreVolumeName /vmfs/devices/disks/ DeviceName:Partition STEPS: 1, Storage vMotion, or move the virtual machines located on the Learn many Sysadmin Topics - START HERE SSL Certificate Info Useful DNS Resources Useful MX Toolbox Sysadmin Wiki LOPSA - LOPSA, the League of Professional System Administrators - every aspiring Sysadmin Posted on 11/07/2013 by William Lam Today I found an interesting article on my Twitter timeline regarding some issues when trying to install and run Nested ESXi on top of a
In the 0.1 release of the new Homelab theme I have decided to show a bit of love for some of our users that go above and beyond for the community, From what I can remember I had the option of either putting it into a windows machine and running disk part clean. Try to be specific with your questions if possible. /r/linux - All flavors of Linux discussion & news - not for the faint of heart! /r/linuxadmin - For Linux Sysadmins /r/buildapcsales I can add it later after I do this process of elimination.
I figured that it might have something to do with partition tables or MBR not being completely wiped when the MegaRaid utility goes through the array/raid creation process. Physical console connection. I can use some help. Check This Out Cancel reply William Lam GithubGoogle+LinkedinRSSTwitter Search Proudly powered by WordPress | Theme: m1 Theme by m1 Themes.
Re: vSphere 4.0 Install fails with error "Could not format a vmfs volume" on Adaptec 3805 Leighm0 Jan 5, 2010 1:57 AM (in response to Prismal) I am also seeing this