19 octobre 2009

Before Host Profiles there was vicfg-cfgbackup.pl

This last weekend I was reminded of a RCLI command that creates a backup of your ESXi Host configuration.  A client had an ESXi host where the USB drive failed.  The system didn’t entirely crash, it pinged so HA didn’t kick-in however hostd and vpxa weren’t responding so management from vCenter was impossible. Performing a reboot of the host proved it was a USB failure when it failed to boot. So, HA kicked in finally when the host was powered off - however the remaining hosts in their cluster did not have adequate... [Lire la suite]
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