24 juin 2009

Killing a frozen VM on a vSphere ESX host

Occasionally virtual machines (VMs) get stuck in a zombie state and will not respond to a power-off command using the traditional vSphere client power controls. Rebooting a host will fix this condition — but rebooting is usually not an option. Fortunately, there are a few methods for forcing the VM to shut down without rebooting the host. I previously documented these methods with VMware Infrastructure 3 (VI3) and wanted to make sure they all worked with vSphere. The methods below are listed in order of usage preference starting... [Lire la suite]
Posté par jcdemarque à 12:03 - - Permalien [#]
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