0 Replies Latest reply on Sep 14, 2018 12:36 PM by jnhunter

    Reconfiguration fails on standalone with vim.fault.NoPermission during registry access

    jnhunter Lurker

      The relevant fragment of the worker log appears to be as below.  What could this be caused by?  Is there a possible workaround / solution?

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      2018-09-13T23:46:00.234+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Starting system reconfiguration ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.234+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] Using temp dir C:\WINDOWS\TEMP\vmware-temp\vmware-SYSTEM\sysReconfig

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.281+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] ReconfigurationTransaction: cached guest system volume

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.281+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] ReconfigurationTransaction: cached guest system volume

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.281+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] LocalPathToGuestSystemFolder: \\.\vstor2-mntapi20-shared-8C73F4D0000010000000000005000000\WINDOWS\

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.281+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] LocalUndoFolder: \\.\vstor2-mntapi20-shared-8C73F4D0000010000000000005000000\WINDOWS\$Reconfig$

      2018-09-13T23:46:00.828+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] [LoadTempHive] Registry hive \\.\vstor2-mntapi20-shared-8C73F4D0000010000000000005000000\WINDOWS\system32\config\SYSTEM is loaded under the name mntApi233162130830690227

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.109+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] [LoadTempHive] Registry hive \\.\vstor2-mntapi20-shared-8C73F4D0000010000000000005000000\WINDOWS\system32\config\SOFTWARE is loaded under the name mntApi233646505830690227

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.109+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Populating predefined expressions ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.109+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Processing user-defined expressions ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.109+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Evaluating registry expression, Key = CurrentControlSet\Services\ACPIValueName StartValueType 1 dataPattern 0

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.109+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Evaluating registry expression, Key = Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersionValueName CurrentTypeValueType 0 dataPattern Multiprocessor.*

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.125+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Evaluating registry expression, Key = CurrentControlSet\Control\CriticalDeviceDatabase\primary_ide_channelValueName ServiceValueType 0 dataPattern atapi

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.125+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Evaluating registry expression, Key = CurrentControlSet\Control\CriticalDeviceDatabase\secondary_ide_channelValueName ServiceValueType 0 dataPattern atapi

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.125+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Applying reconfigurations ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.156+01:00 error vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Error 2 (opening key) saving registry key mntApi233162130830690227\ControlSet001\Services\rhelfltr into \\.\vstor2-mntapi20-shared-8C73F4D0000010000000000005000000\WINDOWS\$Reconfig$\mntApi233162130830690227-ControlSet001-Services-rhelfltr-reg

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.250+01:00 error vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Error 5 (error restoring key: Access is denied (5)) restoring registry key C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware vCenter Converter Standalone\data\SKUNKWORKS_FILLER into mntApi233162130830690227\ControlSet001\Services\rhelfltr

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.250+01:00 error vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Reconfiguration failed with: vim.fault.NoPermission

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.250+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Rolling back the reconfiguration transaction...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.250+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Deleting pending files...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.250+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] Writing the undo log ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.328+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] Unloaded hive mntApi233646505830690227

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.359+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] Unloaded hive mntApi233162130830690227

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.359+01:00 info vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] Cleaning up temp directory C:\WINDOWS\TEMP\vmware-temp\vmware-SYSTEM\sysReconfig ...

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.359+01:00 error vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=task-3] TaskImpl has failed with MethodFault::Exception: converter.fault.ReconfigurationFault

      2018-09-13T23:46:02.359+01:00 error vmware-converter-worker[05116] [Originator@6876 sub=Default] Task failed: