Article ID: 123254, created on Oct 24, 2014, last review on Oct 24, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0
  • Virtual Automation 6.0

Symptoms

From PVA MN it is not possible to deploy a VM based on a template located in Resource Library if the disk type of the template is set to "Plain". The VM creation fails with the following error message:

Oct 21, 2014 11:07:37 AM        Starting the process    Completed
Oct 21, 2014 11:07:37 AM        Create Virtual Machine         Failed
Oct 21, 2014 11:07:37 AM        Operation of "testvm" is started      
Oct 21, 2014 11:15:25 AM        Copying files from Templates Storage for harddisk.hdd   
Oct 21, 2014 11:15:25 AM        Setting Virtual Machine configuration   
Oct 21, 2014 11:15:34 AM        Operation is finished with errors: Error invoking external utility: Can't change type of a disk of a Virtual Machine. There are no virtual hard disks that can be converted. The disk you selected cannot be converted.  Failed
Oct 21, 2014 11:15:34 AM        Completing the process  Failed

The following errors can be found in "/var/log/parallels.log":

F /disp:22292:27430/ Task '17Task_ConvertDisks' with uuid = {ac9f225f-e20d-40ff-b476-8bd39cf9175d} was started. Flags = 0x1004
F /disp:22292:27430/ Error occurred while convert disks with code [0x80041602]
[PRL_ERR_CONV_HD_NO_ONE_DISK_FOR_CONVERSION]
F /disp:22292:22347/ Processing command 'DspCmdVmGetConfig' 1004 (PJOC_VM_REFRESH_CONFIG)
F /disp:22292:27430/ Task '17Task_ConvertDisks' with uuid = {ac9f225f-e20d-40ff-b476-8bd39cf9175d}
was finished with result PRL_ERR_CONV_HD_NO_ONE_DISK_FOR_CONVERSION (0x80041602) )

Cause

The problem is recognized as a product bug with ID PVA-34404.

Resolution

The permanent fix will be included in one of the future product updates. As a workaround it is necessary to recreate the affected Resource library templates with "Expanding" disk type.

Search Words

Resource Library

plain

expanding

Can't change type of a disk of a Virtual Machine. There are no virtual hard disks that can be converted. The disk you selected cannot be converted.

Error invoking external utility: Can't change type of a disk of a Virtual Machine

There are no virtual hard disks that can be converted

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