All rights reserved. That geekcubo link didnt take me any where. Simply setup an IPSec tunnel, made sure the subnets in the firewall had the Access rules to Any so no ports are blocked. http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/Q_28296452.html For anyone without an EE account, he was getting the same error with 5.1. weblink
Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. This time I received the error below. I had to roll back a version or two. I am really interested in seeing if there a way to speed this up. Thanks! 0 0 11/18/13--10:29: Re: Any reason for painfully slow transfer rates with VMWare Converter? https://communities.vmware.com/thread/449613?start=0&tstart=0
http://www.vmware.com/support/vsphere4/doc/vsp_vcc_42_rel_notes.htmlConverter does not report all disks and volumes present on the system while converting a powered-on source machine running Windows operating system This issue is caused by a bug in Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7. You are correct about Converter view of disk resize, but if you optimize your disk, then you can decrease partition type from OS (use DiskManager to shrink the volume size). Anyone run across something similar? Reply Subscribe RELATED TOPICS: VMWare Converter Issues no encrytion vmware converter still slow VMware Converter agent install loop   16 Replies Habanero
When I try converting just the C:\ into a vmware workstation virtual machine and then onto the esxi host, no problems. Then you should use some of vmware-toolsXX to shrink the size of VMDK. But are these transfer rates "normal"? Thanks for any and all feedback in advance. 0 0 11/18/13--00:50: Re: VMWare p2v coversion fails at 1 % Contact us about this article Vmware Converter Ssl Exception Unexpected Eof No matter what we did, we couldn't P2V this server if we included any disk other than C:.
When I try to convert the physical machine straight to the esxi 5 host, I get an error that states: FAILED: An error occurred during the conversion: 'BlockLevelVolumeCloneMgr::CloneVolume: Detected a write Gettokeninformation Failed: 1312 You can tell by going into Windows Disk Management: 0 Ghost Chili OP _Justin_ Jan 8, 2013 at 5:34 UTC And I never could figure it out. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? [H]ard|Forum Forums > Bits & Bytes > Virtualized Computing > Style Hard Forum Dark Contact Us Help Home Top Terms and Rules Style by Would prefer to shrink the disk sizes from 800 to 650 / 700 as I don't need all the space as I'm moving more and more out to slower disks anyway.
Join Now Trying to get an old 2003 Server to Virtualize via VMWare Converter. have a peek at these guys Join Now I am in the process of converting 2 physical servers into virtual server using tghe latest vmware converter. Vmware Converter A General System Error Occurred Unknown Internal Error or install it on the source server ? FAILED: An error occurred during the conversion:'Platform-specific error 2338'VMWare p2v coversion fails at 1 % 0 0 11/17/13--09:41: Re: VMWare p2v Vmware Converter A General System Error Occurred Unexpected Element Tag http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=2018582&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_KB_1_1&dialogID=325909453&stateId=0%200%20325915661I also found this blog post that mentions that changing the network speed fixed it: http://geekcubo.com/2011/11/vmware-converter-failed-clone-volume-c I would also run a chkdsk on the source machine. 0
ARGH! 0 Chipotle OP nathanb79 Jun 14, 2012 at 10:00 UTC Looks like it might be. :( Is the 2003 server fully patched? This error will usually be received at the very beginning of the process i.e. 1% Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. http://forumyaren.com/vmware-converter/vmware-standalone-converter-error-2338.php Are the drives basic or dynamic?
Sometimes you are the windshield and sometimes the bug. Vmware Converter Download The time to complete is calculated on current transfer speed, it is possible that after hours of working the speed and time to complete to be changed dramatically. This issue is not observed in Service Pack 1 for Windows XP Professional 64-bit.
For future reference though, how would I transfer resize the disk from OS in a way that it would it also decrease the size of the thick provisioned VMDK? Also, Go to Solution 5 Comments LVL 117 Overall: Level 117 VMware 109 Virtualization 69 Message Active today Expert Comment by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE)2015-06-06 What is the error can you ping and traceroute to vcenter server ? tricky but will try that one as well hopefully this weekend?
Incapsula incident ID: 444000210156846069-281996231150666073 MenuExperts Exchange Browse BackBrowse Topics Open Questions Open Projects Solutions Members Articles Videos Courses Contribute Products BackProducts Gigs Live Courses Vendor Services Groups Careers Store Headlines Website Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. Notes: If the source machine is Linux , the hosts files is located in: /etc/hosts If the source machine is Windows, the hosts file is located in: \windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts Example: A hosts this content I found an old ESXi host that isn't attached to vCenter and so far it looks like the data is copying.
FAILED: An error occurred during the conversion: 'Platform-specific error 2338' I Googled that error and found this article. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We PS. How could I tell?
About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up Promoted by Recorded Future Do you know the main threat actor types? It looks like you are the windshield this time, bravo. 0 Habanero OP B-C Jun 18, 2012 at 2:15 UTC Many Thanks! I guess the Converter is really more for a single environment and not for P2V'ing customer servers into your infrastructure.
So I loaded the converter directly on the server itself - This fails instantly with "A general System error occurred: Unknown Error" ------------------------- trimmed log section with error --------------------------- 2012-06-10T23:40:05.932-07:00 [02488 Seems that the prior conversions never removed the Agent (which makes sense) - so removing and installing fresh converter locally after clean reboots was good just time was limited... 0 This CONTINUE READING Join & Write a Comment Already a member? Other suggestion was removing Static IP on the server and use dhcp before conversion...
Login. Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity Website for comparisons 3 45 17d Best practice on creating a second drive in VM environment 6 56 40d How can I increase the Try it for free! Re: Converter 5.1 - error 2338 VMchicken Nov 14, 2013 11:32 PM (in response to Plamen) You can generate the logs from a failed P2V.View the job, right click, export logs,
Covered by US Patent. FAILED: An error occurred during the conversion: 'Platform-specific error 2338' VMWare p2v coversion fails at 1 % 0 Question by:piaakit Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google LVL 34 Active today Best Solution byMahesh Join Now For immediate help use Live now! For this particular V2V, I had to resize the volume and make it a thin from thick, so I realize a slower file level copy is taking place instead of a
The disks are dynamic...RAID 5 config. Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity EXSi 6.x hosts on vCenter 5.5 7 57 17d vSphere client error 503 5 59 20d Are there any OTS solutions for creating locked