Kill unresponsive Xen VMs

/opt/xensource/debug/destroy_domain -domid <id>
Get out of jail for VMs that won't reboot. Warning: I have no idea why this works or what the implications of the 'destroy_domain' command are but this is how I'm recovering my hung VMs: xe vm-list Locate the UUID of broken VM by name. list_domains Locate ID of broken VM by UUID. destroy_domain -domid <ID> Destroy the domain. xe vm-reboot uuid=<UUID> --force Force a reboot of the VM.

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By: rik
2012-02-23 11:21:49

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