2 Replies Latest reply on Oct 16, 2009 12:14 PM by Divyen

    Unsupported element 'Property'

    Divyen Novice

       

      I am trying to import OVF with custom propery set and getting folling error with vmware ovf tool. Any idea on how to resolve this issue?

       

       

      Error:

      - Line 107: Unsupported element 'Property'

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

        • 1. Re: Unsupported element 'Property'
          Divyen Novice

          Here is more details.

           

          Using following command.

           

          PS C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware OVF Tool> .\ovftool.exe 'C:\Documents and Settings\Divyen Patel\Desktop\solaris10-upda

          te7-mysql-vapp\solaris10-update7-mysql-vapp.ovf' vi://root:guest123@129.146.85.165

          Opening OVF source: C:\Documents and Settings\Divyen Patel\Desktop\solaris10-update7-mysql-vapp\solaris10-update7-mysql-

          vapp.ovf

          Opening VI target: vi://root@129.146.85.165/

          Error:

          - Line 107: Unsupported element 'Property'

          PS C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware OVF Tool>

           

           

          Version I am using is

           

          PS C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware OVF Tool> .\ovftool.exe -v

          VMware ovftool 1.0.0 (build-166674)

           

           

           

          Also attached here with the ovf file.

           

          Any help?

           

          Regards,

          Divyen Patel

          • 2. Re: Unsupported element 'Property'
            Divyen Novice

             

            Issue resolved. Thanks to Rene, for the clarification.

             

             

            See the comments in this blog entry.

             

             

            http://blogs.vmware.com/vapp/2009/07/commandline-ovf-deployments-.html

             

             

            I was trying to deploy OVF package which has some custom properties directly to ESX server using OVF tool. Via vCenter its uploading fine with the same command line tool.

             

             

             

             

             

            Regards,

             

             

            Divyen Patel