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Technical Blog of Jason Olson

XenServer – Pool Master Recovery (The Missing Part 1 to XenServer Hosts in Halted Mode)

In July of 2012 I wrote a “part 2” regarding XenServer Hosts in halted mode — however I seem to have misplaced part 1 – which I’ve rewritten after having

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Hung VM, unable to force reboot/shutdown

I have been working with a few vendor provided VM’s which run Linux. For some reason this specific set of Linux VMs do not properly respond when issuing reboot or

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XenServer: Changing management adapter in pool

After going through several rounds of problems to move a management adapter for a xenserver pool, I have found the following working process. However, it is because of this processes

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XenServer: Missing network interface – pool member

I have encountered several times that after a shutdown and restart on a XenServer host when it is configured as a pool, sometimes the pool members come up with no

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