Product Documentation

Troubleshooting Workload Balancing

May 03, 2013
Important: Workload Balancing (WLB) and its functionality has been removed from XenServer version 6.2 and higher. Applications, code, or usage that depend WLB will not function in XenServer version 6.2 and higher. See CTX137333 for details.

While Workload Balancing usually runs smoothly, this help system provides a series of topics with guidance in case you encounter issues. Additional troubleshooting topics are provided in the Workload Balancing Administrator's Guide.

Here are a few tips for resolving general Workload Balancing issues:

General Troubleshooting Tips

Start troubleshooting by reviewing the Workload Balancing log. You can find the log in Workload Balancing appliance in this location (by default):

/var/log/wlb

Also, check the logs in the XenCenter Logs tab for more (different) information.

Error Messages

Workload Balancing displays error messages in the Log tab in XenCenter and, in some cases, on screen as dialog boxes.