Interesting issue with a VM

An interesting dilemna...

Came across an interesting dilemna this morning in our environment. A virtual machine (VM) had no connectivity. After googling various items in regards to loss of connectivity for network in a virtual environment, I finally came across an answer in the VMware community (link). Basically, what we had to do to get it working was disable IPSEC. Because we are on a closed environment, this was possible to do. Once it was disabled, we rebooted the machine and viola, connectivity.

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