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Bug #25185

VM Crash: Virtual machines crashes when connecting with VNC, FreeNAS 11

Added by FOSS Fan about 3 years ago. Updated about 3 years ago.

Status:
Closed: User Config Issue
Priority:
No priority
Assignee:
Release Council
Category:
Middleware
Target version:
Severity:
New
Reason for Closing:
Reason for Blocked:
Needs QA:
Yes
Needs Doc:
Yes
Needs Merging:
Yes
Needs Automation:
No
Support Suite Ticket:
n/a
Hardware Configuration:

Intel i7 920, 6 GB RAM.

ChangeLog Required:
No

Description

When using latest stable FreeNAS 11 or nightly (currently FreeNAS-11-MASTER-201707180433 (63cdee7)) I have a problem running virtual machines.
Steps:

Create new VM: name, 1 CPU, 2048 MiB RAM, UEFI
Run VM
Result: Running
Connecting with VNC (RealVNC on Linux)
Result: From VNC: The connection closed unexpectedly. From FreeNAS: Machine STOPPED
Expected result: VNC connection

Edit machine, edit device VNC, disabled "Wait to boot:"
Run VM
Result: Machine STOPPED
Expected result: Machine RUNNING

Edit machine, edit device VNC, enabled "Wait to boot:", added disk , CD-ROM with iso file
Run VM
Result: Running
Connecting with VNC (RealVNC on Linux or TigerVNC on Linux)
Result: From VNC: The connection closed unexpectedly. From FreeNAS: Machine STOPPED
Expected result: VNC connection

History

#1 Updated by Dru Lavigne about 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Unscreened to 15

Please attach a debug (System -> Advanced -> Save Debug). We'll mark the ticket as private until a dev has a chance to review the info in the debug.

#2 Updated by FOSS Fan about 3 years ago

  • File debug-freenas-20170718074841.tgz added

#3 Updated by Dru Lavigne about 3 years ago

  • Private changed from No to Yes

#4 Updated by Dru Lavigne about 3 years ago

  • Status changed from 15 to Closed: User Config Issue

This system does not meet the minimum RAM requirements for FreeNAS, which is made worse by trying to run a VM which requires even more RAM resources.

#5 Updated by FOSS Fan about 3 years ago

  • File deleted (debug-freenas-20170718074841.tgz)

#6 Updated by FOSS Fan about 3 years ago

Seems you are correct. I tried on a machine with 8GB RAM and it worked. Thank you very much.

#7 Updated by Dru Lavigne about 3 years ago

  • Target version set to N/A
  • Private changed from Yes to No

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