Deploying NSX controller fails with the error: copying ovf operation failed on VC
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Deploying NSX controller fails with the error: copying ovf operation failed on VC

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Article ID: 325451

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Products

VMware NSX Networking

Issue/Introduction

Symptoms:
  • Deploying NSX controller fails with the error:
    copying ovf operation failed on VC. For more details, refer to the rootCauseString or the VC logs".
     
  • In the NSX Manager vsm.log file, you see entries similar to:

    Caused by: java.net.UnknownHostException: hq-esx-xx-xx
    at java.net.AbstractPlainSocketImpl.connect(Unknown Source)
    at java.net.SocksSocketImpl.connect(Unknown Source)
    at java.net.Socket.connect(Unknown Source)
    at java.net.Socket.connect(Unknown Source)


Environment

VMware NSX for vSphere 6.3.x
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.4.x
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x

Cause

This issue occurs when NSX Manager is unable to resolve the hostname.

Resolution

To resolve this issue, configure the DNS on NSX Manager to resolve the host name. For more information, see the NSX Troubleshooting Guide.

Additional Information

NSX Controller の展開が次のエラーで失敗する:「ovf のコピー操作が VC で失敗しました(copying ovf operation failed on VC)」
部署 NSX Controller 失败并显示错误:在 VC 上复制 ovf 操作失败 (copying ovf operation failed on VC)