Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure: VirtualBox Cloning Fails With "EAKSH_ENTITY_BADSELECT" Errors from ZFS Storage Appliance Server

(Doc ID 2038092.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure - Version 3.4.1 to 3.5.2 [Release 3.0]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)


When cloning desktops on Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), some desktops may fail to clone properly. This occurs  when a VirtualBox based desktop provider is utilized and multiple Oracle ZFS storage appliance servers are assigned within that desktop provider configuration.

The desktop cloning job of desktops may or may not complete, depending on which ZFS storage appliance host it selects to use for  new desktop clones.

Review of the VDI cacao.0 logs to determine why the cloning failed, will show the following type of error:

The problem is template specific. Selecting a different template or template revision to clone with will not trigger the same behavior.



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