I’ve seen this with both the Access Gateway and other Virtual Machines running in XenServer 6.x from time to time. Here is a resolution that worked for me. 1 – “xe vm-list” to get the uuid of the VM that is hung 2 – “list_domains” to list the domain uuid’s so you can determine the […]
QuorumSoft releases Alike version 2.5 and introduces New Capability to Eliminate Citrix XenServer Snapshot Backup Problems
Q-Hybrid Backup delivers a powerful alternative to XenServer Quiesced Backups. QuorumSoft, a world leading provider of deduplicating archival solutions for virtualized environments, has announced a new product called Q-Hybrid, an innovative new way to perform backups without using XenServer snapshots.
Sometimes a VM will get stucked, and you can see errors when trying to Force ShutDown or Restart like this: 08.08.2012 13:45:25 Error: Shutting down VM ‘NAME OF VIRTUAL MACHINE’ on ‘xenserver02’ – Another operation involving the object is currently in progress This can happen to be a virtual machine. Typically you will not get […]
Citrix Support has a must read support article for those of you that are planning to convert VMware Virtual Machines to Citrix XenServer. The article describes two methods to convert a VMware virtual machine to a XenServer virtual machine. The first method is to export and import it in an Open Virtualization Format (OVF) […]
Refer to the specific documentation related to the released version of XenDesktop that you are using for any release-specific detail. Specific documentation can be found on Citrix eDocs. When upgrading an existing XenDesktop 5 site to a new release or applying a hotfix, the following best practice procedure is strongly recommended: Back up your Site […]
StarWind Software Inc., an innovative provider of SAN software for iSCSI storage and VM Backup technology, today announced the release of new StarWind iSCSI SAN v5.8 and Hyper-V Backup Plug-in. The iSCSI SAN software is enhanced by the powerful VM Backup technology that is included as a plug-in. Backup plug-in is built specifically for Hyper-V-based […]