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Performance Analysis UI messed up (141912)

When opening the history view of the Performance Analysis (PA) client the error "TheGrid: Column by Field "" not found" appears. The sizes of the columns cannot be changed anymore. And when trying to add and/or remove ...

Product(s): Performance Analysis for SQL Server, Performance Analysis for Oracle...
Last Updated On: 11/30/2016
(0 Ratings) 16 views
How to manage my Quest Account or to contact Quest Support Administrators (132096)

When needing a Quest support login for a new employee, what needs to be done? Opening a support case may not be the most effective way to accomplish this task. Quest Support Administrator are the correct group to validate accounts and performed these type of changes. ...

Product(s): Foglight, Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight for...
Last Updated On: 11/25/2016
(0 Ratings) 1634 views
How to reset FVS root password (211222)

I forgot theFVS (Foglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition) appliance root password, how can I reset it? RESOLUTION: 1. Restart FVS appliance. 2. Press any key when see GRUB boot option. 3. Select Desktop - openSUSE 11.4 - 2.6.37.1-1.2 then press e. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 8/23/2016
(0 Ratings) 98 views
Capacity Manager | Availability | Capacity Availability questions (185883)

These are some questions about this feature: 1. What is the throughput referring to? Is this about either Network or disk? 2. If the cluster has a total of 12 VMs recommended to be increased, but each ESX has 6, 6 and 5 for a total 17, why is it different? ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/27/2016
(0 Ratings) 106 views
Increasing memory available for database. Edit the postgresql.conf (188584)

Increasing memory available for database. Edit the postgresql.conf Foglight for Virtualization Standard 7.0 performance is not acceptable. STEPS: 1) login as vkernel via SSH (putty). 2) Set as root su - (password is password ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/27/2016
(0 Ratings) 103 views
Foglight for Virtualization Standard (FVS) 7.0 Hotfix (7.0.3 patch) (128895)

Foglight for Virtualization Standard (FVS) 7.0 Hotfix (7.0.3 patch). This also included all the fixes in prior versions. NA The following is a list of issues resolved in this patch. Defect ID Resolved Issue. VK-16723 Connection not ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/27/2016
(0 Ratings) 2727 views
Foglight for Virtualization Standard 7.0 (build 140711.1815) Vulnerabilities (205162)

Here are the specific vulnerabilities mentioned and the suggested resolution. 1. SUSE Linux Obsolete Version (linux-suse-obsolete-version). Description: An obsolete version of the SUSE Linux operating system is running. However ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 6/4/2016
(0 Ratings) 436 views
Is Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition affected by the Bash ShellShock vulnerability? (133473)

Is Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition (FVS/vOPS) affected by the Bash ShellShock Vulnerability (CVE-2014-6271)? FVS is not susceptible to these attacks for the following reasons listed below: FVS does not use CGI scripts; FVS does not use Print Services; ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 5/23/2016
(0 Ratings) 174 views
Current Bottleneck Storage Report for specific machine shows more partitions than what it really has (203895)

"Current Bottleneck Storage Report" shows for Virtual Machine: server-name more partitions than what can be seeing from the vCenter for that machine. Also this other path: Capacity Manager | Current Bottlenecks | Storage, shows the same information. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 5/20/2016
(0 Ratings) 166 views
No recent events related to the snapshots are shown up (197215)

No recent events related to snapshots are shown up. The snapshots have been deleted and created but FVS (Foglight for Virtualization standard) does not report on any snapshot activity. What is going wrong? Snapshot monitoring ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 5/20/2016
(0 Ratings) 158 views
INTERNAL: FVS Security vulnerability (196358)

FVS Security vulnerability. 1. Open the FVS log in page in browser (no need to login). 2. The credential of vCenter (or other connetions) we configured in the FVS could be found from the Browser output. Status: VK-16823 logged and will issue a hotfix. ETA April 29, 2016.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 4/27/2016
(0 Ratings) 139 views
How to provide statistics for ESX Hosts and Virtual Machines using REST URLs? (96855)

The vOPS Suite API Utilizes Representational State Transfer (REST) with the HTTP Get method for all requests. What are the REST URLs to use to provide statistics for ESX Hosts and Virtual Machines? To provide statistics ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 4/13/2016
(0 Ratings) 1191 views
How do I repalce FVS default SSL certificate (104026)

How do I repalce FVS default SSL certificate. vOPS/FVS uses a self-signed SSL certificate by default. We are using standard tomcat server configuration. Tomcat server configuration: /usr/local/tomcat/conf/server.xml. <Connector ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/17/2016
(0 Ratings) 2252 views
How can I force FVS to use https communication only? (190029)

Foglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition (FVS) UI console can be access by both HTTP and HTTPS, how can I force FVS to use https communication only? RESOLUTION: 1. Log in FVS console as root user. 2. Change the ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/17/2016
(0 Ratings) 497 views
Is it possible to create a report that shows who created a VMware virtual machine snapshot? (189375)

Is it possible to create a report that shows who created a VMware virtual machine snapshot? Unfortunately it is not possible to generate a report to to show who created a snapshot.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/11/2016
(0 Ratings) 258 views
Connection Failed accessing vOPS Web Console from Mozilla Firefox 39. (155748)

Error message: Secure Connection Failed - An error occurred during a connection to news.ycombinator.com. SSL received a weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key in Server Key Exchange handshake message. (Error code: ssl_error_weak_server_ephemeral_dh_key ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/9/2016
(0 Ratings) 277 views
Where i can find the license number in vOPS? (152015)

Need to find the license number to provide this information to the licensing department. Please, login in the vOPS console using your username and password: 1. Go to settings (the gear button). 2. Go to the miscellaneous tab. 3. Generate the debug information. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/9/2016
(0 Ratings) 344 views
Fix now option under Dashboard tab takes longer time to load (188887)

In last couple of weeks we noticed that under dashboard it sits there analyzing data for extended periods and spins. Please verify the evaluation period under options tab. WORKAROUND: When we navigate to Dashboard -> Inefficiency ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/3/2016
(0 Ratings) 270 views
"Check for updates" button is not visible (184908)

The Green arrow “Check for updates” button is not visible in Foglight for Virtualization Standard (FVS) Dashboard. No internet access Ensure that there is internet access to ftp.vkernel.com. If no access then the arrow will not show up.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/15/2016
(0 Ratings) 367 views
Postgres vulnerability CVE-2013-1899 (184397)

How to resolve Postgres vulnerability CVE-2013-1899? Argument injection vulnerability in PostgreSQL 9.2.x before 9.2.4, 9.1.x before 9.1.9, and 9.0.x before 9.0.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file corruption ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 12/30/2015
(0 Ratings) 332 views
Under current issues tab-have vm that is reporting alarm level problem 1 (182235)

Under current issues tab-have vm that is reporting alarm level problem 1 The alarm problems are reported under Performance Analyzer -> Current Bottlenecks -> Current Issues. Current issues: The Current Issues view displays ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 11/25/2015
(0 Ratings) 376 views
Stop Running Script" error message appears when using IE8 (107583)

When using Internet Explorer 8 with, a prompt from Internet Explorer is constantly being shown. The prompt says: “Stop running this script? A script on this page is causing your web browser to run slowly. If it continues to run, your computer might become unresponsive”. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 11/16/2015
(0 Ratings) 1390 views
Inconsistent Storage data within the Infrastructure Overview dashboard (96670)

WIthin the Infrastructure Overview dashboard, there are data inconsistancies in the Storage numbers from “Hosts and Clusters”. If the datastores are expanded within vOPS, the data states more than that, for example: vstore-1 ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 11/15/2015
(0 Ratings) 1401 views
What url and port number need to be open to allow the vOPS virtual appliance the ability to perfo (94760)

The vOperations virtual appliance is located behind a firewall, and the firewall is preventing the automatic update process as all traffic is blocked by default. The vOPS update process performs an HTTP GET command on port 80 to the host ftp.vkernel.com. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 11/11/2015
(0 Ratings) 1539 views
Cannot login to Active Directory, locked out of vOPS Server (97885)

User cannot login to vOPS Server when it is set to use Active Directory and AD is unavailable. To set the user login option via the web GUI the user must first login, potentially locking the user out of vOPS Server. Login to the ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 11/10/2015
(0 Ratings) 2190 views