About Andrea Mauro (2262 Posts)Virtualization & Cloud Architect. Only problem is I'm not sure what you mean how is something like that done?*EDIT* - Found it on the view window in Vcenter - view / administration / server One of the logs showed it was trying to connect to a different host that is actually in the cluster, but there is no reason/way/routing that would allow the physical host FAILED: An error occurred during the conversion: 'Platform-specific error 2338' I Googled that error and found this article.
All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.πRendered by PID 32615 on app-571 at 2016-11-01 04:47:56.311781+00:00 running 937051b country code: LI. Didn't seem to make a difference. I also changed the useSSL on the Converter VM to "false". Electronics&Computers ECAddict 14,818 views 2:45 VMWare Converting Physical Linux Machine to Virtual - Duration: 6:28.
There is also a simplest way: just click disconnet on host (that you want to use for the conversions) and when you have finished just click on connect. Perhaps there is a file that needs to be configured within VMware converter to allow this to work? Verify that the Converter server and the running source machines have a network access to the source and destination ESX/ESXi hosts. Sorry, dont have the link handy, I'm on my phone.
Jan 20, 2015 #1 KapsZ28 2[H]4U Messages: 2,091 Joined: May 29, 2009 I ran into an annoying issue and I am not able to P2V an old Dell servers running Windows And only you wrote exactly good thing. EDIT: I got it. Contact us about this article Thank you for all the information.
The ONLY thing I can think of is that the SAN that it is connected to (by fiber) is somehow doing something, as some of the datastores that this machine can It wasn't ports. Thank you! 0 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. I am using the latest VMware vCenter Converter Standalone v5.5.3.
Is there some other type of connection between the source machine (which I presume is the machine I want to clone) and the esxi host that I haven't checked yet? https://hardforum.com/threads/unable-to-p2v-using-vcenter-converter.1849413/ Different subnets, but networking has been setup so there is full access. If you you can not reach the vCenter or any ESX host you may check your network settings, such firewall, subnet masks... Please help!
I guess I will try a different version tomorrow. have a peek at these guys Without VMware Tools installed in your guest operating syst… VMware Manage Active Directory Integration for ESXi Hosts Video by: Brian Teach the user how to join ESXi hosts to Active Directory There are no known ACL's or firewalls blocking ports... Actually this is a well know "issue": You cannot select an ESXi 5.0 host as the destination for a P2V conversion.
Claim or contact us about this channel Embed this content in your HTML Search confirm cancel Report adult content: click to rate: Account: (login) More Channels Showcase RSS Channel Showcase 5031773 All rights reserved. Re: An error occurred while opening a virtual disk. http://forumyaren.com/vmware-converter/vmware-converter-error-2338-opening-disk.php I guess that'll do for now.. 0 0 02/20/14--02:00: Re: FAILED: An error occured while opening a virtual disk.
thank you.ReplyDeleteRepliesAnderson Alves TeixeiraMarch 19, 2014 at 9:28 AMYou are welcome!DeleteReplyAnonymousMay 23, 2014 at 10:10 AMThanks - Ports were all okay, it was DNS that got me.ReplyDeleteAnonymousJune 28, 2014 at 4:31 There's documentation on required ports for VMware. Nice But will new VM stay at the host after reconnect it ot cluster? #2 | Written by Andrea Mauro about 2 years ago.
I start up the software, and select the option to "configure machine". permalinkembedsavegive gold[–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)GFY. Verify that the converter server and the running source machines have a network access to the source and destination ESX/ESXi hosts Posted on 2014-02-19 VMware 1 Verified Solution 8 Comments 7,968 Verify that the converter server and the running source machines have a network access to the source and destination ESX/ESXi hosts I am able to telnet to all my esxi hosts
This feature is not available right now. Deselect the 'reconfigure' check box in advanced options. - After the second conversion finished too, use vSphere client to attach its resulting virtual disks (vmdk files) to the first VM. Postado por Anderson Alves Teixeira às 9:06 AM Marcadores: vmware esxi vcenter converter virtual machine disk occured error 7 comments: AnonymousMarch 19, 2014 at 8:46 AMThis was very helpful. http://forumyaren.com/vmware-converter/vmware-converter-a-disk-read-error-occurred.php norregaard 30,956 views 12:46 Shink VMWare Virtual Disk - Duration: 12:35.
Re: An error occurred while opening a virtual disk. This machine has ZERO ties to the cluster. Verify that the Converter server and the running source machines have a network access to the source and destination ESX/ESXi hosts. Re-attach your ESX and accept its thumbprint, this will solve your problem.
We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. I found an old ESXi host that isn't attached to vCenter and so far it looks like the data is copying. Resolution 1. Make sure that the machine you are trying to convert can perform DNS name resolve of the vCenter Server and ESX hosts.
Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? I am also able to ping them by name from the converter server and from the vcenter server. I've attached an error log screenshot.