7 04, 2014

Horizon Workspace Data-va: Manually mounting the NFS share

By | April 7th, 2014|Horizon View, How To, Virtualization, VMware, Workspace|0 Comments

As part of "data-va" configuration (while deploying a Horizon Workspace environment), you might want to add an NFS store.  In fact, it is recommended to do so for larger environments for flexibility, performance and scalability reasons. Typically, the way to do it is to create an NFS share and set access so that the data-va [...]

26 03, 2014

Horizon Workspace Data-Va Error: Proxy Authentication Required

By | March 26th, 2014|Horizon View, How To, View, Virtualization, VMware, Workspace|0 Comments

While deploying Horizon Workspace, you may configure LibreOffice on the data-va appliance, to get the basic preview functionality going.  If your setup requires going through a proxy server to reach the Internet, the following command needs to be run (in a console session on the data-va appliance) first: export http_proxy=http://ProxyServer:Port After running that, you run [...]

13 03, 2014

Horizon View 5.x Events Database Configuration Error

By | March 13th, 2014|Horizon View, How To, View, Virtualization, VMware|5 Comments

While configuring the Events Database in VMware Horizon View 5.x, you might see the following error message: An error occurred while attempting to configure the database. Double check the database parameters and ensure that the database is not down, restarting, or otherwise unavailable A customer had this problem for a while and they had tried [...]