Article ID: 126038, created on Jun 26, 2015, last review on Jun 26, 2015

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0


Merging snapshots for VM with split disks on pstorage hangs on 13526%:

# prl_disk_tool merge --hdd /var/parallels/VirtualMachine.pvm/VirtualMachine.hdd/
Operation progress 13526 %


Issue is recognized as a product bug.
Its internal ID is #PSBM-32164.


Issue will be addressed in one of the upcoming updates.

For now it is possible to use following workaround:

  1. Open DiskDescriptor.xml with the text editor of your choice:

    # vim /var/parallels/VirtualMachine.pvm/VirtualMachine.hdd/DiskDescriptor.xml
  2. Locate following line:

    <Shot Operation="DeleteSnaphot">
  3. Remove Operation="DeleteSnaphot", leaving only:

  4. Restart merging operation

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