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New vCenter 7 Update 3b how to update – now removed by VMware

-- Important note: Incredible that I have published this blog post that I had written a couple of days ago and did some changes to publish and after publishing I check the vCenter 7 Update 3b Release Notes doesn't exist anymore. According to KB86191 the patch and also the ISO version was removed from VMware [...]

By | 2021-11-21T12:47:29+01:00 November 18th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|2 Comments

vSAN find and delete unassociated or inaccessible objects

In this vSAN find and delete unassociated or inaccessible objects blog post, I will discuss an issue I had a couple of weeks ago. I had a vSAN with some issues with some inaccessible objects and could not resync or fix them using the vSAN. Even detach and reattach the ESXi host did not fix [...]

By | 2021-10-05T11:59:45+02:00 October 5th, 2021|VMware, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments

vCloud Director v10.3 vs NSX-T error Certificate is already trusted

In this blog post about vCloud Director v10.3 vs NSX-T error Certificate is already trusted, I talk about an issue that is new when you install a new vCloud Director v10.3, or you upgrade your existing vCD to v10.3. In a new vCD install, when you try to add your NSX-T (or V), you will [...]

By | 2021-10-02T18:43:12+02:00 October 2nd, 2021|NSX, vCloud Director, VMware|0 Comments

New VMware update about vSphere 7 with USB/SD Cards

Just a quick overview about this new VMware update about vSphere 7 with USB/SD Cards and It will be discontinued in future vSphere versions. VMware launched a statement/information that customers should start planning to move away from USB/SD Cards for future releases KB85685. VMware strongly advises that you move away completely from using SD card/USB [...]

By | 2021-10-02T16:16:03+02:00 September 26th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|0 Comments

VMware finally launched ESXi 7.0 Update 2c

VMware finally launched ESXi 7.0 Update 2c to fix the huge bug about USB/SD cards. This subject I have already discussed HERE in my workaround to fix the problem. I did not have time to write this mandatory blog post about this new patch to fix the vSphere 7.0.U2a bug. I will try to drill [...]

By | 2021-09-26T17:56:25+02:00 September 1st, 2021|VMware, vSAN, vSphere|20 Comments

Deploy vCloud Director 10.2.x domain search_path issue

In this deploy vCloud Director 10.2.x domain search_path issue I will talk about an issue, personally a bug, in vCD 10.2x. In previous versions of vCD, when deploying vCloud Director, after we add our domain, the parameter domain search path is not mandatory. And why is that, because vCD will assume our domain as its [...]

By | 2021-07-05T22:46:40+02:00 July 5th, 2021|vCloud Director, VMware|2 Comments

How to change the IP address in a vCloud Director

Sometimes we need to change IP addresses in our systems, and some are easy than others. In his blog post, we will discuss how to change the IP address in a vCloud Director. I will show how to change the IP address in a vCloud Director in a Linux vCD and a vCD Appliance. Environment: [...]

By | 2021-05-30T19:22:53+02:00 May 30th, 2021|vCloud Director, VMware|0 Comments

vCloud Director Migrations: Linux vCD to vCD Appliance – Part 3

This blog post vCloud Director Migrations: Linux vCD to vCD Appliance – Part 3 is the third and final part of my blog post series about vCloud Director migrations. In the first part, I migrated a Linux vCD with an external SQL Server DB to a Linux vCD with an embedded PostgresSQL DB. I migrated [...]

By | 2021-05-30T17:19:15+02:00 May 22nd, 2021|vCloud Director, VMware|0 Comments

vSphere 7 Update 2 loses connection with SD Cards a Workaround

If you are one of the unlucky ones with vSphere 7 Update 2 loses connection with SD Cards a Workaround, then I feel your pain. If you upgrade from vSphere 6.7 to 7 update 2 or install vSphere 7 Update 2 in an SD Card, then have or will get this huge problem soon. Note: [...]

By | 2021-07-05T22:41:48+02:00 May 21st, 2021|VMware, vSphere|182 Comments

vCloud Director stop working with partition root full

One of our had an issue vCloud Director stop working with partition root full. When the team informs me that one vCD (a Linux version) was down, I needed to troubleshoot what was happen (since it was working 1h before). The first thing was to login with ssh to vCD and check services. [crayon-61a4d4e5ef4a5694316941/] So [...]

By | 2021-05-06T00:00:21+02:00 May 6th, 2021|vCloud Director, VMware|0 Comments