4 Replies Latest reply on Aug 26, 2019 12:45 AM by Eamundo

    VMware Horizon View Blast Secure Gateway (Unable to start)

    znncool Lurker

      VMware Horizon View Blast Secure Gateway

      The service is in a suspended state, and an error is reported after clicking recovery. First time installation, please help me.


      Windows Server 2016 X64

      New windows, first install VMware-viewconnectionserver-x86_64-7.5.0-8583568.exe


      windows event information:

      1.Started C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway\run-absg.cmd  for service VMBlastSG in C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway\.

      2.Program C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway\run-absg.cmd for service VMBlastSG exited with return code 0.

      3.Killing process tree of process 9448 for service VMBlastSG with exit code 0

      4.Killing PID 9448 in process tree of PID 9448 because service VMBlastSG is stopping.

      5.Service VMBlastSG action for exit code 0 is Restart. Attempting to restart C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway\run-absg.cmd.

      6.Registry key AppParameters is unset for service VMBlastSG. No flags will be passed to C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway\run-absg.cmd when it starts.

      7.Service VMBlastSG ran for less than 1500 milliseconds. Restart will be delayed by 256000 milliseconds.


      C:\ProgramData\VMware\VDM\logs\Blast Secure Gateway\absg.log  information:

      [2018-07-06 12:17:13.143] [INFO]     188 [absg-master] - Node.js version: v6.14.1

      [2018-07-06 12:17:13.146] [INFO]     188 [absg-master] - ABSG configuration: { PlayStoredLog: [Function],

        fipsMode: false,

        destHttps: true,

        localPort: 8443,

        localAddr: '',

        localHttps: true,


        localHttpsProtocolLow: 'tls1.1',

        localHttpsProtocolHigh: 'tls1.2',

        hmacAlgorithms: [ 'sha1', 'sha256' ],

        enableUDP: false,

        localUDPPort: 8443,

        localUDPAddr: '',

        externAddr: '',

        externPort: 8443,

        externHttps: true,

        externDomain: '',

        adminAddr: '',

        adminPort: 8123,

        autostart: false,

        logReplaceConsole: true,

        logLevel: 'INFO',

        logFilesize: 8388608,

        logBackupCount: 16,

        logFilename: 'C:\\ProgramData\\VMware\\VDM\\logs\\Blast Secure Gateway\\absg.log',

        logTraceUDP: 0,

        certificateStore: 'windows-local-machine',

        certificateFolder: 'MY',

        certificateName: 'vdm',

        productMode: true,

        displayConfig: true,

        maxUriLength: 2083,

        requestTimeout: 120000,

        sessionIdleTimeout: 60000,

        webSocketSessionIdleTimeout: 120000,

        removeUserAgentHeader: false,

        addProxyAgentHeader: true,

        removeJSessionId: false,

        allowMany2OneAccess: false,

        allowManyRoutesToDest: true,

        ipProtocol: 'IPv4',

        useExternalForwarder: true,

        labelGenerationMaxRandomAttempts: 10000,

        auxFlowLabelPrefixGenerationMaxRandomAttempts: 10000,

        auxFlowsAllowed: true,

        externalForwarderFlowCleanUpPeriodSec: 600,

        externalForwarderFlowCleanUpEnabledMainFlow: true,

        externalForwarderFlowCleanUpEnabledAuxFlow: true,

        logPath: 'C:\\ProgramData\\VMware\\VDM\\logs\\Blast Secure Gateway',

        https: {},

        localOnlyAddr: '',

        anyInterfaceAddr: '',

        numWorkers: 8,

        hideToken: false,

        doLoadbalance: true,

        pidWidth: 7,

        externalForwarderPath: 'C:\\Program Files\\VMware\\VMware View\\Server\\appblastgateway\\udpforwarder.exe',

        numUDPWorkers: 0,

        udpVersion: 1,

        isTraceEnabled: false,

        isDebugEnabled: false }

      [2018-07-06 12:17:13.175] [ERROR]     188 [absg-master] - keystoreutil.exe failed to load certificate from [ 'windows-local-machine', 'MY', 'vdm' ] 1 Failed to acquire private key handle (error 2148073492)