FIX VDI not available Run the following command on each host to verify that the VM is shutdown and is not running on any of the hosts: list_domains | grep <VM UUID> For example [root@localhost log]# list_domains | grep c4615dc5-a7ff-bf10-e675-49e64a749fb5 …

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Now I will show you how you easily can install a supplemental pack on a running XenServer. To make sure that you get the most out of your Xenserver 6.5 SP1 you should install the Container management supplemental pack so …

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This post describes how to add a permanent search domain entry in the resolv.cof of a XenServer Host. Because if you try to manually edit resolv.conf to add search domains the entries are not persistent after the XenServer Host reboot. …

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Install the XenServer Tools on ubuntu 1. Put the xs-tools.iso in the virtual DVD.. 2. Log in to the vm via the console or SSH 3. Create a dir called xs-tools under /mn/ sudo mkdir /mnt/xs-tools 4. Mount the XenServer …

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Installing the update using the xe Command Line Interface Download the update file to a known location. Extract the xsupdate file from the zip. In this example I am patching the xenserver with the XS62E002 update Upload the xsupdate file to …

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Setting the Virtual Machines to Auto-Start Gather the UUID’s of the Virtual Machine you want to auto-start by typing: xe vm-list Note: This generates a list of Virtual Machines in your pool or server and their associated UUID’s. Copy the …

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Setting the XenServer pool to allow Auto-Start Gather the UUID’s of the pools you wish to auto-start. To get the list of the pool’s on your XenServer type: xe pool-list Copy the UUID of the pool. If you have just …

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Install the XenServer Tools on Linux 1. Put the xs-tools.iso in the virtual dvd.. 2. Log in to the vm via the console or SSH 3. Create a dir called xs-tools under /mnt/ mkdir /mnt/xs-tools 4. Mont the XenServer Tool …

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