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virtual center


March 13, 2009  5:25 PM

Switching VM’s over to a different Virtual Center breaks connection between BES and Exchange server

Posted by: Jason Tramer
BES, Blackberry, Exchange, MAPIMailbox, MAPIMailbox::MAPIMailbox(2) - OpenMsgStore (0x8004011d) failed, virtual center, Vmotion, vmware

We had an issue with our BES server stop working properly. Some mail was getting to users but there were errors sending mail and we couldn't activate any new users. Here was the error when trying to activate. {e} MAPIMailbox::MAPIMailbox(2) - OpenMsgStore (0x8004011d) failed A reboot of...

January 13, 2009  3:25 PM

Cloning a VM on a ESX server with using Virtual Center

Posted by: Jason Tramer
ESX, virtual center

Without Virtual Center it is possible to clone a VM though there are a few more steps. First create the target folder in your datastore, log into the command line and use "SU -" to log in as root. Use the command "vmkfstools -i \vmfs\volumes\"datastore name"\"source folder name"\"source...


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