Thank you! I've tried running vmware workstation as root by typing sudo vmware in the console and received exactly the same error messages. I then spent a big chunk of time tyring to create a manual network bridge for Vbox, but had no success (I think this is due to the fact that although Then powered on the machine and all was good. http://opensofts.org/virtual-machine/vmware-error-unable-to-change-virtual-machine-power-state.php
Adolphe Ndagijimana 29 November 2013 at 6:26 am Thanks guys. A simple reinstall did it. I tried every last bit of tech solutions to try to salvage it, but the drive has unrepairable bad sectors and is now en route to warranty replacement!! --with respect, always-- availability: January 2017 Just Enough Developed Infrastructure Unable to change virtual machine power state: vmware Error: Unable to change virtual machine power state Solution: I've got this error when changing the http://www.surlyjake.com/blog/2009/08/14/vmware-unable-to-change-virtual-machine-power-state-internal-error
Mar 01 10:31:23.016: vmui-3992| Cmd /vm/#6f7088f493f32788/cmd/##94/op/checkMissingFiles/ failed: Unable to open file "D:\VMware\Virtual Machines\XP-Office2007\XP-Office2007.vmdk": One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use by a virtual machine or by The core dump is a reaction to the problem. If I copy the VMs to my home directory and open them, it will open successfully however I receive the error explained in part 1 when I try to power it User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License.
Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. That was on my home PC. For some reason I can open them but not power on when the truecrypt volume is mounted with r-x------ access. One Of The Disks In This Virtual Machine Is Already In Use By A Virtual Machine Or By A Snapshot Not sure if this is the right direction but does anyone have any suggestions?
Offline #3 2016-01-22 08:15:39 davy_crockett Member Registered: 2015-10-21 Posts: 56 Re: [SOLVED] Issues with VMWare workstation I was able to resolve this by installing dosfstools and ntfsprogs through pacman. Unable To Change Virtual Machine Power State The File Specified Is Not A Virtual Disk This command sends ‘signal 9’ to the process. Re: Unable to change virtual machine power state: Internal error maxdu667 Apr 20, 2016 8:23 AM (in response to wila) Thanks guy,I think I really need to learn to readThe beginner https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=836422 No ideas on why.
So then I installed Virtualbox 1.6 with XP Pro vm guest and, since Vbox defaults to NAT, I experienced the same vpn issue. I then installed VMware 1.0.6, created and installed an XP Pro vm, but experienced bridged networking failure. Yahooooo!!! --with respect, always-- Adv Reply September 9th, 2008 #9 headhunter_unit23 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Sep 2008 Beans 4 Re: VMware: i was getting the "the virtual machine is already in use by an application on your computer" message and deleting the lck folder did the trick….facepalm that i didn't discover this
I have tried opening several different virtual machines and it has the same problem. https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=206930 LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Ubuntu VMware: Unable to change virtual machine power state User Name Remember Me? Unable To Change Virtual Machine Power State: Cannot Find A Valid Peer Process To Connect To Today it happens on my lappy in my office. Unable To Change Virtual Machine Power State Unable To Open File I've found that it maybe due to the vmmon module, but I have not installed VMware from source so when trying to execute: modprobe -f vmmon It says the module is
A weird and spooky clock Should the sole user of a *nix system have two accounts? http://opensofts.org/virtual-machine/vmware-vstorage-api-error-for-virtual-machine.php Can I "build" a TDS project without having it attempt to deploy? Since I couldn't sort out this error, I tried virtualbox, got 1/3 way through an XP install, and it appeared to hang, so I cancelled the install. This solved "internal error" problem igor 18 October 2013 at 6:16 am Turker, thanks. Sudo Vmware-modconfig --console --install-all
After kernel upgrade VMware just gives me the following error when I try to start my virtual guests:
Could not open /dev/vmmon: No such file or directory.
Repair option work me as well Raghavendra Chary B 25 November 2013 at 12:59 am Thanks very much! Adv Reply June 29th, 2008 #5 Blind Tiger View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Just Give Me the Beans! That's about it.
SurlyJake Blog RSS Blog Archives Vmware - Unable to Change Virtual Machine Power State: Internal Error. It shows these errors: Could not open /dev/vmmon: No such file or directory. For more information: more sigkill info. share|improve this answer answered Oct 24 '13 at 5:13 Naive 69851322 Actually, the problem got fixed by itself.
As I was running out of ideas, I decided that maybe re-installing Workstation was worth a shot, so I first checked in SCCM Software Center and found it had a Failed I can also copy the VM's to my home directory and open and power them on that way, however I have limited space on my local volume. Jasmine 11 October 2014 at 1:12 am restart/start service : VMware Authorization Service Joy 9 December 2014 at 2:18 pm " deleting the .vmx..lck directory and it’s contents" works for me have a peek at these guys So I tried using NAT adapter, (vmnet8), which worked for internet connectivity, but my Sonicwall Global VPN couldn't acquire an ip address.
Join Date Sep 2007 Location Portland, OR Beans 70 DistroUbuntu 8.10 Intrepid Ibex Re: VMware: unable to change virtual machine power state That may have worked! Running VMWare Workstation as ‘Administrator' worked for me. Stefan 8 August 2014 at 8:08 am So crazy…. Foe information, this happened in the first place because of an office power outage.
vmware-workstation share|improve this question edited Jun 22 '14 at 12:56 i08in 14.7k65588 asked Sep 7 '13 at 20:46 user137017 1891312 Does /dev/vmmon exist? Can なし be used in response to a binary question? By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. If I try opening a pre-existing VM from my truecrypt volume, I receive the error message "Unable to open "/mnt/truecrypt1/Virtual Machines/Slackware 14.1/Slackware 14.1.vmx": Internal error.