I don't believe it would be fixed after a reboot if it was DNS. First of all you may be wondering what the ‘MKS’ part of the error message stands for, well you’ll be disappointed to know that it isn’t an acronym for something high Technorati Tags: “Unable to connect to the MKS: Host address lookup for server”,“failed: No such host is known”,MKS,VMware,vSphere,fix,resolve,resolution,how to,black screen,console Why not take a look at my other related posts?: VMware Every modern Windows OS will have something called a local hosts file, which can be found in the following directory: C:WindowsSystem32driversetc Strangely enough this file is called ‘hosts’ – the clue’s http://webinweb.net/unable-to/vsphere-web-client-unable-to-connect-to-the-mks-902.html
The ping should, in theory, successfully resolve the ESX/ESXi’s host name to an IP address, if this doesn’t happen then you should ensure that your client PC or laptop is pointing Top Post to Cancel Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses! When you go to request a console session of a VM by clicking ‘Open Console’, the client machine from which you are running the vSphere Client will receive a response back Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 6.
current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. Regards Dale Reply Simon Seagrave says 20 January 2012 at 6:07 pm Hi Dale, I must admit that old rogue entries in my local hosts file has caught me out more And doesn't explain why a reboot fixes it -- the DNS related issues typically aren't fixed with a VM reboot in the places I'm reading about this error. Everything virtual.
I've tried editing the config file to reflect vmauthd.server.alwaysProxy = TRUE, but that was already in the the config file. Incapsula incident ID: 471000120295112442-832982299767668933 TechHeadVirtualization blog also covering Cloud, Windows & Tech how-to Home Blog Categories VMware VMware "How To" Posts VMware Troubleshooting VMware Workstation & Fusion VMware Backup & Replication Make sure that the host firewall is not restricting the connection : Configuration tab > Security profile > Firewall > Properties… The ports required for the console are (tcp) : vSphere Unable To Connect To The Mks Virtual Machine Config File Does Not Exist Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: ITechLounge.net IT troubleshooting start here!
I'd try setting a static IP for the VM and making sure there's a correct, resolvable (by your vSphere Client machine) DNS entry and see if that doesn't clear this up. For me it was doing something odd to the VLAN the management kernel was in - and trunks. I am a VMware vExpert (2009 - 2014) and am also EMC Elect 2013 & 2014. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Johnny5Liveson 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(1 child)The only time I have had this error is when adding a new host to a cluster and the host was not added to
ideas? Unable To Connect To The Mks The Operation Is Not Allowed In The Current State Filed Under: VMware Tagged With: failed: No such host is known, fix, how to, resolution, resolve, Unable to connect to the MKS, Unable to connect to the MKS: Host address lookup Site Sponsors Click here to become a sponsor More TechHead Goodness Awards About Me My name is Simon Seagrave and I am a London (UK) based Senior Technology Consultant and Technical Re: "Unable to connect to the MKS: Failed to connect to server xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:902 tianyiyuancn Oct 6, 2009 11:24 PM (in response to andosm) I just resolved this problem.
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I also got patches to install so maybe I'll get ESXi on Update 1 too. http://webinweb.net/unable-to/vsphere-5-1-unable-to-connect-to-the-mks.html Re: "Unable to connect to the MKS: Failed to connect to server xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:902 aaudu Oct 1, 2009 12:16 AM (in response to Rick Blythe - VMware) I'm having the same issues ideas? Have a technical question? Unable To Connect To The Mks Connection Terminated By Server
Other things… The resolution to the “Unable to connect to the MKS: Host address lookup for server”, “failed: No such host is known” as outlined above is one of the most Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 2. If not, add your new ESX 4.0 host name to DNS or local hosts file on your VI Client. Check This Out asked 2 years ago viewed 16102 times active 4 months ago Blog Stack Overflow Gives Back 2016 Related 1Why does my Belkin wireless router has eMule port open?0cannot rename ESXi server
Save the file and try again.3. Unable To Connect To The Mks Virtual Machine Config File Doesn't Exist System Engineer / Network Administrator View all posts by Kaven G. → Post navigation ← Linux : Shutdown MySQL with MySQLadmin Linux : vsFTPd 550 Permission denied error → ITechLounge.netJunOS : Cheers Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 10.
What are these boxes mounted inline on each of the 3 phase wires of a high voltage power line in Miami? Upgrading the vcenter appliance to 6.0 u 1 does some ssl upgrade on the guests that can't happen while they're powered on. says 25 January 2015 at 5:02 pm With Simon's initial guidance, I discovered the Windows service Function Discovery Resource Publication wasn't running, started it, and this resolved the VM console issue. Unable To Connect To The Mks Error Connecting To /bin/vmx Process permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]StrangeWill[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago*(1 child)I had just added VCSA 6.0 U1 to it about the time it started...
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Here is the KB I found: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2116542 Same exact issue. What is the purpose of the System Settings > Appearance > Background > color picker Why credit card information mostly not stolen? Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 14.