Wednesday, May 4, 2011

A general system error occurred: failed to start migration pre-copy. Error 0xbad004b. Connection reset by peer

Issue: The vmotino migration of a powered on VM fails at 10% with the error "
a general system error occurred failed to start migration pre-copy. Error 0xbad004b. Connection reset by peer
"
Resolution : Change the ip address of the vmotion port of the source and/or the destination host.
Reason: The ip address assigned to the source or the destination vMotion port is being used by another client/server/host in the network [OR] The same ip address has been assigned to the vmotion port of the host and another machine/server/host.