I have deleted the .lck files and it did the trick. Tom 12 April 2012 at 5:59 am Thank you for the info it work like a charm!!! hiper 9 December 2011 at 6:21 am I had the same problem, but I noticed that my harddisk had no space available, I did a cleaning and VMW is working again. May 12 01:43:13.594: vmx| [msg.disk.configureDiskError] Reason: Device or resource busy. More about the author
After rebooting all of our ESX hosts I was able to remove the file.HTH daniel Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 6. Trying to remove them manually I end up with: [[email protected] Inoris]# ll total 15810560 -rw------- 1 root root 83886080 Oct 15 12:05 Inoris-000001-delta.vmdk -rw------- 1 root root 16106127360 Oct 15 Any thought…? May 12 01:43:13.594: vmx| DISK: Cannot open disk "/vmfs/volumes/49dc603e-af139aaa-7131-002219b6f201/VM1/VM1.vmdk": Device or resource busy (1048585).
YMMV. also if i go settings on the virtual server i get ( memory 384mb/hard disk scsi 0:0/hard disk scsi 1:0/hard disk scsi 2:0/cd rom ide 1:0/floppy/ethernet brigded/ethnernet host only/processors 1. Reason: The system cannot find the file specified. Post navigation ← A PHP function to sum values in associative arrays Circumventing Cisco Security Agent → 52 thoughts on “VMware "Cannot open the disk ‘XXXXXX.vmdk' or one of the snapshot
When the crash happened it recoved itself but reverted back to a snap shot taken 3 months ago… I need to get the files from the last thee months… I restored it works for Me But by just deleting the Lck folders Kirubakaran 6 May 2014 at 12:43 pm @KenPem. After you finish with vcbExport, we need to alter a few things to the .vmdk file(s); open it in your favorite editor. Unable To Access File Since It Is Locked May 12 01:43:13.594: vmx| Msg_Post: Error May 12 01:43:13.594: vmx| [msg.disk.noBackEnd] Cannot open the disk ‘/vmfs/volumes/49dc603e-af139aaa-7131-002219b6f201/VM1/VM1.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks i t depends on.
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 4. Vmware Vmdk File Locked VMware's KB were not working / not easily understandable. http://www.powergui.org/downloads.jspa This will also show you orphaned files. After deleting .LCK folders my virtual machine started without any problems.
my virtual machines are in E:\virtual servers folder and storage goes to folder E:\virtual servers\SAN folder. Owner 00000000-00000000-0000-000000000000 Sep 24 08:41:03.049: vmx| DISK: Cannot open disk "/vmfs/volumes/45e781ce-df97e708-4ea4-00145e1c0f80/MYVM/MYVM.vmdk": Device or resource busy (1048585). But it also work for me! It helped me to solve this problem easily.
Thank you Taiwo 22 October 2014 at 8:52 pm Deleting .lck folders worked for me too. Start your VMware and it will work. Your Boot Camp Virtual Disk Configuration Is Out Of Date your deleting the *.LCK file worked like a charm. Vmware Log Device Or Resource Busy I'm filling in for our primary VM Engineer.
Request unsuccessful. http://ibuildsystem.com/vmware-cannot/vmware-cannot-open-the-disk-the-file-is-too-large.php Re: Unable to delete VMDK mbrkic Oct 15, 2007 12:55 PM (in response to kucharski) Or you can (assuming that you have just the one ESX host - if you have Thanks for the idea. createType="monolithicFlat" becomes createType="vmfs" and RW 25165824 FLAT "MYVM-flat.vmdk" 0 becomes RW 25165824 VMFS "MYVM-flat.vmdk" Restore .vmx and .vmxf file cp ../$VNMAME.old/$VMNAME.vmx* . Vmware Cannot Delete File
Your VM will start working once again. is it possible to have scsi shared hdd facility on vmware 1.0.3?..your valuable response will be highly appreciated. Now try and delete the file that was locked. click site Sep 24 08:41:03.049: vmx| DISKLIB-LIB : Failed to open '/vmfs/volumes/45e781ce-df97e708-4ea4-00145e1c0f80/MYVM/MYVM.vmdk' with flags 0xa (Device or resource busy).
Re: Unable to delete VMDK pfuhli Oct 16, 2007 4:21 AM (in response to mbrkic) Hi guys,thanks for the suggestions but it won't help me out. Inappropriate Ioctl For Device Vmware ALMOST gave up hope and ALMOST lost all of our billing data. May 12 01:43:13.594: vmx| DISKLIB-LIB : Failed to open ‘/vmfs/volumes/49dc603e-af139aaa-7131-002219b6f201/VM1/VM1.vmdk' with flags 0xa (Device or resource busy).
If this works, you should get your system back in an up-to-date state. Reply Anonymous says: February 26, 2013 at 03:01 You can view this guide . No more references in *.vmx or other files. Unable To Load Configuration File Vmx Retrieved from "https://conshell.net/wiki/index.php?title=Recovery_of_Locked_VMDK&oldid=5909" Categories: VirtualizationVMware Navigation menu Personal tools Log inRequest account Namespaces Page Discussion Variants Views Read View source View history More Search Navigation Main pageRecent changesRandom pageHelp Tools What
Incapsula incident ID: 259000480045614926-175789433734497034 Request unsuccessful. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 3. Basti 29 August 2016 at 2:16 am KenPem's solution worked for me as well! http://ibuildsystem.com/vmware-cannot/vmware-cannot-remove-vmdk-device-or-resource-busy.php Required fields are marked * Name * Email * Website Comment Search Search for: Tagcloud1000v api ccie cciedc Cisco design esxi firewall guacamole ios IPv6 juniper leopard monitoring MySQL nat Nexus