vSphere : File is being locked by a consumer on host






In your vmkernel.log file you can see ” NFSLock: 2210: File is being locked by a consumer on host”. In my case, all the Hosts which shared the same NFS Datastore had the same error. Related posts: vSphere : VMs remains “disconnected” after a HA failure. Tips – Enable copy / paste through the console…






vCAC 6 : Request remains in state “In Progress”






In vCAC (or vRealize Automation now), many requests were blocked in status “In Progress” since few weeks or months! The task was not more present in vCenter orchestrator or vCAC. I will give you a fix to clean up all these tasks that remains “In Progress” : In this example, the resquest number “92” is …






Script – Grow VMFS datastores in command line






Recently, i have worked on a script to automate these operations because it involved a lot of datastores. The script only works if the LUN hosting the datastore has previously been expanded. For more information regarding the command line describe in this article you can check this  2002461. Update :02/06/2015 – Add Powershell + plink…