Re: VMWare clock out of synch

check out vmware FAQ 1420, it would seem to match your issue.

Cheers

Niall
On 3/8/06, LiShan Cheng <exriscer@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> Hi
>
> There is an option if we have vmware tools installed, but that does not
> work because I have already enabled the synchronization option. And still
> time get out of synch
>
> The ntp server must be my host OS since I am not connected to internet....
>
>
> Guess I will do that, set up ntp in host OS and run ntpupdate every minute
> :-S
>
> LSC
>
>
>
> On 3/8/06, Pakhutkin, Maxim (Max) < maxim.pakhutkin@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I believe there is an option in VMWare Workstation 5 to keep the clock
> > of the virtual machine synced with the host. If you can't find the option,
> > you could use an ntp server on each virtual machine to sync the time with
> > one of the pool.ntp.org time servers.
> >
> > Max
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > *From:* oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> > oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]*On Behalf Of *LiShan Cheng
> > *Sent:* Wednesday, March 08, 2006 9:48 AM
> > *To:* Oracle-L Freelists
> > *Subject:* VMWare clock out of synch
> >
> > Hi
> >
> > I just installed Oracle Clusterware using VMWare Workstation 5.5. I
> > noticed the two virtual machines clocks get out of synch. The voting disk
> > and OCR files which are located in a shared storage have different
> > timestamp.
> >
> > root   oinstall  2277376 Mar  8 15:46 OCRFile
> >
> > root   oinstall  2277376 Mar  8 15:47 OCRFile
> >
> > They seem to be corrupt.
> >
> > ./ocrcheck
> > Status of Oracle Cluster Registry is as follows :
> >          Version                  :          2
> >          Total space (kbytes)     :     262144
> >          Used space (kbytes)      :       1992
> >          Available space (kbytes) :     260152
> >          ID                       : 1601284539
> >          Device/File Name         : /u02/oradata/rac/OCRFile
> >                                     Device/File needs to be synchronized
> > with the other device
> >          Device/File Name         : /u02/oradata/rac/OCRFile_MIRROR
> >                                     Device/File integrity check failed
> > n
> >          Cluster registry integrity check failed
> >
> >
> > Has anyone experienced same problem using vmware?
> > Not sure how to get the OCR files synched again?
> >
> >
> > TIA
> >
> > LSC
> >
> >
> >
>


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