Search for: Pages About Me Events PBM Presentations SQL University Bookstore Computer Lab FAQ Recent Posts TSQL Tuesday #75 Round Up Redux T-SQL Tuesday #75: Round Up T-SQL Tuesday #75: Jump A progress window should popup to show that agent shutting down and restarting 7. I will follow up with the SR on Monday.VMKR9, can you list the steps you took to kill whatever process and whether that allowed you to regain control/responsiveness of the frozen vmware-cmd -l = list all the vm's running, copy and paste the full path to the below command.vmware-cmd
Navigate with the down arrow key to the 'Restart Management Agents' menu option. 5. And once again SPICEWORKS TO THE RESCUE! SQLChicken.com SQL Server Tips & Tricks Skip to navigation Skip to content Navigation HomeAbout MeEventsPBMPresentationsSQL UniversityFAQBookstoreComputer Lab HomeAbout MeEventsPBMPresentationsSQL UniversityFAQBookstoreComputer Lab How to Kill a Stuck VM in ESX 3.5Posted on Re: Power of VM - Operation Failed Since another task is in progress VMKR9 Nov 18, 2006 2:01 AM (in response to mansof) Lets hope vmware find the reason for this,
To fix this without rebooting the ESX server, you just have to kill the VM process via command line. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 11. I will try it.
I learned some nice new things including nice commands via the vmware-cmd as well as the vm-support commands which ended up helping me in the end. Please type your message and try again. 1 2 3 4 Previous Next 47 Replies Latest reply: Dec 10, 2009 2:13 AM by mr.anderson Power of VM - Operation Failed Since So guys... vm.1760).
Using Bookmarks in SQL Server Management Studio Archives February 2016(4) November 2014(1) September 2014(1) July 2014(1) November 2013(3) June 2013(1) May 2013(5) April 2013(1) September 2012(1) July 2012(2) June 2012(1) May You might want to consider, as others have suggested, vmotioning everything else off and rebooting or if you havn't tried it, using vmware-cmd /vmname.vmx not the friendly aliases Like Show 0 Second try-out, from command line using vmware-cmd command with removesnpahots syntax, failed with error: VMControl error -999: Unknown error: SoapError: ServerFaultCode(0) : (Operation failed since another task is in progress.) I https://communities.vmware.com/thread/60671?tstart=0 how are we handling this?
You can't right-click and 'Cancel' it via the gui, so I'm going to open a support request and see about 'cancel' via the command line somehow. Using Bookmarks in SQL Server Management Studio Archives February 2016(4) November 2014(1) September 2014(1) July 2014(1) November 2013(3) June 2013(1) May 2013(5) April 2013(1) September 2012(1) July 2012(2) June 2012(1) May Otherwise, this has been very helpful. They are fine until I put the VM's under NFS stress.
although they did indicate that I would need to reboot the ESX host if all else fails. I was doing after hours maintenance, and this saved my evening. It was at least a weekly event before that. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7.
Show 47 replies 1. check my blog Find the process id (pid) of the stuck agent and do kill -9 . Worked like a champ, thank you for your help! Login with SSH into the host running the frozen vmachine The command cat/proc/vmware/vm/*/names shows you the list of the running VM's on the host.
I actually noticed that if I log on to the ESX host in question directly, using the VI3 client, it shows me something that logging on to VirtualCenter itself does not.That very nice ! Okay, fine----as long as something good comes of it, as in ROOT CAUSE, which is still TBD.Latest VMware tools had been up/running on this guest for several weeks prior to this this content still trying to find the cause.
Serrano ethangd1 Jul 3, 2014 at 08:32pm Solid work. Re: Power of VM - Operation Failed Since another task is in progress jftwp Nov 16, 2006 10:15 AM (in response to VMKR9) I'm experiencing this too. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 3.
Thanks! hope this can be a blessing for everyone. ps -auxwww | grep -i
I will keep you... Virtual Center showed the VM's as still running but some weren't responding to pings, some were but all had this error when trying to connect via console: error connecting to vmfs Hmmm... http://prcflow.com/vmware-error/vmware-error-pipe-read-failed.html still not sure how the VM ever got to this state though.
After process restart I was able remove snapshots and power VM down Related posts: Mount VMFS snapshot to vSphere ESX(i) hosts Virtual machine stop logging to vmware.log Error 111 or Incapsula incident ID: 474000030137324242-389742293295956026 Fedora Core Project Thursday, January 13, 2011 VMWare Issue "Operation Failed Since Another Task Is In Progress" You get this issue qhen a Vmachine is frozen. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 9.
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 1 2 3 4 Previous Next Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on your profile More Like This Retrieving data ... Artur Krzywdzinski says: Chyba nie dam rady uzasadnic biznesowo takiej podrozy, a prywatnie to... We are now seeing the error above when powering off some vms, is shows in virtual center as powering off at 100% but just sits there for hours and if you Perform your initial task.
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