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From Kirk Kosinski <>
Subject Re: VMs not Expunging
Date Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:20:20 GMT
Hi, Brent.  What version of CS is this, and what is the status of the
primary storage for the VMs?  Were they on local storage (i.e. are the
VM disks all gone along with the dead host)?

Best regards,

On 11/21/2014 01:19 PM, Michael Phillips wrote:
> Check your expunge.delay and expunge.interval global settings. More than likely your
expunge.interval setting is set high..
>> Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:00:07 -0700
>> Subject: VMs not Expunging
>> From:
>> To:
>> Hello, I have an issue were a number of vms are in "Expunging" state and
>> have been for days. The KVM host they lived on crashed and isnt coming
>> back. I had to force remove the host from the cluster. This left the vms in
>> the CloudStack Manager in a destroyed state. 24hrs later they moved to
>> "Expunging" state and have been there since. (~3days now)
>> From within the CloudStack manger, there is no option to do anything with
>> them because they are in "Expunging" state.
>> How do I get rid of these entries?
>> Thanks!
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>> Brent S. Clark
>> Senior Cloud & Infrastructure Systems Engineer
>> 2580 55th St.  |  Boulder, Colorado 80301
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