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Oct 26, 2020

Hi, guys.
There is one question,
''The VDBENCH Zip File is NOT Valid, Please Replace the vdbench zip file in /opt/output/vdbench-source and Make sure it's the only file in this directory! ''
But i have uploaded the vdbench zip.
"root@photon-HCIBench [ /opt/output/vdbench-source ]# ls
vdbench50406.zip"
Can you help me? thanks。The HCIBench version: v2.5.0

Oct 26, 2020

Have you unzipped the vdbench zip and zip it back again? We need the vdbench zip to get uploaded directly after downloaded from oracle website w/o unzip and zip it back again.

sometimes the mac users would experience this issue if the pkg was re-zipped by themselves.

try download it again from Oracle website and replace the current zip there.

Oct 26, 2020

Solved it, thank you

Oct 23, 2020

ATTENTION:

For non-vSAN testers(Your cluster does NOT have vSAN enabled), you may encounter issues while running testing with HCIBench 2.5, to work it around

1. SSH into HCIBench
2. Edit file /opt/automation/lib/rvc-util.rb
3. On line #319, replace the following two lines

$vsandatastore_in_cluster = eval(cmd_run)
return $vsandatastore_in_cluster


With


begin
$vsandatastore_in_cluster = eval(cmd_run)
rescue StandardError => e
p e.to_s
ensure
return $vsandatastore_in_cluster
end


Thanks
Chen

Oct 23, 2020

Hi,
We have an issue with performance tests not being executed.
vCenter 7.0.1 with 8 hosts on 7.0.1 as well. 18 datastores on iSER connectivity.
Config validation is successful but it immediately states "Test Completed". However, no test was actually run.
I have not found any errors in the logs.

We initially started with 72 VMs on the 18 datastores, but scaled down to 1 VM on 1 host and 1 datastore. But same result unfortunately.

Any ideas?

Nov 14, 2020

found a workaround? can see the same.

Nov 14, 2020

Yeah, see the above post from Chen Wei on Oct. 23, regarding non-vSAN testers. It worked as a charm :)

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

Sorry forgot - running HCIBench 2.5.0

Oct 04, 2020

Anyone seen this error on OVF deployment failure (vSphere 7)?

Provider method implementation threw unexpected exception: com.vmware.vapi.std.errors.OperationNotFound: OperationNotFound (com.vmware.vapi.std.errors.operation_not_found) => {
messages = [LocalizableMessage (com.vmware.vapi.std.localizable_message) => {
id = vapi.method.input.invalid.interface,
defaultMessage = Cannot find service 'com.vmware.appliance.networking.no_proxy'.,
args = [com.vmware.appliance.networking.no_proxy],
params = <null>,
localized = <null>
}],
data = <null>,
errorType = OPERATION_NOT_FOUND
}

Oct 06, 2020

It turns out this was caused by an issue in vCenter (services not running).