Further ESXi 6.0 CBT bug info – Reset your CBT!!!

Following on from the recent (November 2015) ESXi 6.0 CBT bug, which has now been fixed in the latest released patch ESXi600-201511401-BG, some further information has come to light, provided by Anton Gostev, of Veeam. You can read the snippet of important information from the Veeam forum post following the issue (Official Veeam KB2075); All, … Continue reading Further ESXi 6.0 CBT bug info – Reset your CBT!!!

ESXi 6.0 CBT Issue KB 2136854 – Resolved #vDM30in30

I wrote about the latest CBT issue (November edition) a couple of days ago, and as promised by VMware a patch has been released. Original issue – KB 2136854 Patch to resolve the issue – ESXi600-201511001 (2137545) Note: Before applying this patch on HP Proliant Gen 9 servers, see VMware ESXi 6.0 host fails to detect local disk after patching … Continue reading ESXi 6.0 CBT Issue KB 2136854 – Resolved #vDM30in30

Yet again, ESXi 6.0, CBT issues #vDM30in30

So here we are again, rounding the year off with yet another change block tracking warning. I’ve written posts previously on the CBT bugs found in 5.5 and below and those found when vSphere 6.0 was released into the wild. So whats the issue this time? Basically it is the same as last time, the wrong … Continue reading Yet again, ESXi 6.0, CBT issues #vDM30in30

ESXi 6.0 – More CBT woes

Post update 14th May 2015 VMware have released a hotfix KB2116126. Removed information regarding old CBT workaround for Veeam is incompatible _________________________________ So it’s come to my attention that the new and mighty ESXi 6.0 has a CBT fault as well. This time its effects are different than previous versions, but causes you backups to either … Continue reading ESXi 6.0 – More CBT woes

Patch Released – Major bug in VMware’s CBT function. KB2090639

VMware have finally released a patch to fix the Major CBT bug that causes your backups to be corrupted because the changed blocks are reported incorrectly. Within the release notes for the 5.5 latest patch, its kind of hidden away to the point that  I missed it the first time. When you use backup software … Continue reading Patch Released – Major bug in VMware’s CBT function. KB2090639