Rebooting Virtual Machine’s on an ESXi 5.1 cluster is a regular part of maintenance done on a monthly basis for us. We turned off one of the VMs and it refused to turn back on giving us error: “A general system error occurred: Unknown Error.“ and “Cannot create file /var/run/vmware/tickets/vmtck-XXXXX for process hostd-worker because the
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I encountered this error the other day after a motherboard replacement in a Dell PowerEdge Server: “This virtual machine is configured for 64-bit guest operating systems. However, 64-bit operation is not possible. This host does not support Intel VT-x.” All of the the Virtual Machines turned on just not this particular VM. After comparing the
The other day I got a call about a VMware Virtual Machine (VM) not turning on after it had crashed. I setup a remote connection to work with the administrator to see what exactly was going on. The Virtual Machine was not powering on and giving the error that it failed to extend the swap.