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How do I seperate Vcenter to multiple Probes?

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I have our Vmware Vcenter 5.1 in PRTG. I am getting "Timeout causes by wait for mutex (code: PE121)". I want to separate the host checks from the client checks to two different probes, but when I cloned the Vcenter item, and deleted all but the PING and the client checks, the client checks all failed with the error "unable to locate /prtg"

How would it be best to separate up the Vcenter to multiple probes to prevent the mutex timeout error? How can I tell from within PRTG which clients go with which Vmware Hosts?

multiple-probes mutex-timeout vcenter vmware

Created on Jul 23, 2013 9:31:38 PM by  Belz (0) 1



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Hello,

thank you very much for your KB-Post. The error:

"unable to locate /prtg" 

usually hints on a missing .Net-Installation. Is .Net 4.0 installed on the 2nd/new Probe host?

best regards.

Created on Jul 24, 2013 1:13:03 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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