HostShortNameToIpFailedEvent

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    Summary

    This event records that the host's short name could not be resolved to an IP address.

    Causes

    Cannot resolve short name {shortName} to IP address on host {host.name}.

    Resolutions

    Review your DNS configurations:

    1. Check hosts files for <IP_ADDRESS> hostname.domain.com hostname
    2. Check /etc/resolv.conf for the correct value in DNS server or typos in the domain name and/or your DNS records.

    External

    Refer to the VMware Online Documentation for more information.