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[OVM/PCA] GuestVM/Vdisks Creation as Non-Sparse Allocation and Cloning Vdisks from Sparse to Non-Sparse not Reflecting in Ovm GUI or CLI . (Doc ID 2698876.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2021

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.2.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Any of the following actions performed either on OVMM-GUI not reflecting on OVM BUI or CLI.

1. Creating VMs with non-sparse allocation as vdisk target location type.

2. Cloning sparse vdisks to non-sparse vdisk. .

3. Cloning sparse vm to new non-sparse vm allocation.

4. The cloned vdisks (.img) showing has sparse image instead of non-sparse


below example shows the vdisks in question shows as "sparse allocated" instead of "non-sparse" .

5. However, the jobs shows are showing successful for each of step(1 to 3) actions and no error visible either in ovmm-gui or ovs-agent logs for the same.


Changed the default nfs-share properties.


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