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VMFS volume on the host is locked due to an I/O error.


I/O error, perhaps caused by bad shutdown due to power failure, or faulty controller/connection.


You may attempt to reload the VMFS volume metadata with the following command:

 # vmkfstools -B <vmfs device>

Refer to this VMware KB article for more information.


Refer to the VMware Online Documentation for more information on vCenter event messages and possible solutions.

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