asked 1 year ago viewed 5897 times active 7 months ago Related 0Edit source directly on Ubuntu VM from Windows host2How to Compress or write zero's /dev/zero to a swap file?0Is I have no clue what this option does, why it solved my problem and what repercussions I have from reserving that memory. 0 Comment Question by:Adimitro Facebook Twitter LinkedIn https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28913720/Could-not-power-on-virtual-machine-msg-vmk-status-VMK-NO-SPACE.htmlcopy LVL Connect directly to your host or to your vCenter Server using the VMware Infrastructure/vSphere Client. I miscounted I have 2.2TB of HDD 0 LVL 118 Overall: Level 118 VMware 110 Virtualization 70 Query Syntax 1 Message Active today Expert Comment by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / http://sinistro.org/swap-file/could-not-power-on-vm-no-swap-file.html
Comment #10 from Sumedha Nuwan [Username: Guest] at 21/03/2016 05:05 Thanks for this, it's was a quick fix and saved my day ! The error and the log entry identify the virtual machine and files. We have to find out which server keeps file locked. Everything virtual. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1003648
permalinkembedsaveparentreportgive goldreply[–]shaunwhiteinc[VCAP] 0 points1 point2 points 5 months ago(0 children)Unless the memory is reserved you will be required to have the amount of RAM you have subscribed as free capacity on your datastore. To resolve this situation I had to find out the host that still had a running process for the VM and forcibly terminate the process. The hypervisor is the very first component of your virtual infrastructu… VMware Dell Boot From ISO Image in VMWare Video by: Peter This video shows you how easy it is to If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
share|improve this answer answered Jan 28 at 8:22 Mongrel 124112 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up Failed To Create Swap File Permission Denied because so far you have 240GB - VM1 112GB - vSWAP in use so that leaves 1248GB for the three VMs left ? Only one result should be returned. Thanks.
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You must run this command on each ESX host in the infrastructure or specifically on ESX hosts that have access to the storage containing the virtual machine's files. http://vmwaremine.com/2012/03/21/could-not-power-on-vm-no-swap-file-failed-to-power-on-vm/ As a result, when another host tried to start it the .vswp file could not be created because the other host had a lock on it. Failed To Create Swap File '/vmfs/volumes/ acropolis ahv AOS Capacity management Citrix XenServer ESX esxcfg commands ESXi HomeLab hyper-v license Linux logs microsoft Migration network nutanix P2V Platespin 8 Migrate powercli script storage troubleshooting upgrade to vSphere Failed To Create Swap File '/vmfs/volumes/vsan Spam Filter: The spam filter can get a bit ahead of itself.
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Ensure the swap file is located on the specified host datastore. It still looks like you are clearly out of storage space on your datastore. You can identify this by files denoted with .lck.#### (where #### refers to the World ID that has the file lock) at the end of the filename. http://sinistro.org/swap-file/could-not-power-up-vm-no-swap-file.html Therefore the virtual machine cannot start.
Copyright © 2016 Opvizor. Failed To Create Swap File '/vmfs/volumes/ Read Only This host is identified by the MAC address of the primary Service Console interface. Reduce all the sizes of your virtual disks, it's best to start them small and grow on demand, when you need the space. 0 Featured Post VMware Disaster Recovery and Data
Don’t have an account? Right click on the virtual machine 2. If your VM has 6GB of RAM and you have not set any reservations, you will need a free 6GB of space on your datastore for a swap file to be An Error Was Received From The Esx Host While Powering On Vm Failed To Start The Virtual Machine If any additional virtual machines are configured to use the disk, determine if they are currently running.
Could not power on VM : msg.vmk.status.VMK_NO_SPACE. My datastore on my smallest image is 240GB. Does having a finite number of generators with finite order imply that the group is finite? this content When I start the windows2012 image, windows tells me I have 215GB free.
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To check for Service Console-based locks on non-ESXi servers, run the following command:
lsof | grep
COMMAND PID USER FD TYPE DEVICE SIZE NODE