Stopping PVS Stream Service can Render Target Devices Unresponsive

We as Citrites (Citrix employees) are encouraged to write KB articles for the Citrix knowledgebase (support.citrix.com). The following article I’ve written when I came across the issue and saw it wasn’t documented.

When stopping the Stream Service on a given Provisioning Server it can render some (but not all) target devices connected to that particular server unresponsive since the failover to other servers does not occur.

If you look at the stream process log (which can be found on the PVS server in C:ProgramdataCitrixProvisioning Serverlogs), you may find these entries: Continue reading “Stopping PVS Stream Service can Render Target Devices Unresponsive”

Hotfix CPVS56SP3002 for Citrix Provisioning Services 5.6 SP3

Citrix has released a new hotfix for Provisioning Services 5.6 SP3 today.

Hotfix CPVS56SP3002 has the same fixes as hotfix CPVS60019 also released today.

Console Issues

  1. Attempts by device administrators to add a disk to a device fail and the following error message appears: “The user does not have sufficient privileges to perform the operation.”

    To address this issue in its entirety, you must install both a Server and a Console hotfix that contains Fix #LA2756.

    <cat_pvs_console>[#LA2756] Continue reading “Hotfix CPVS56SP3002 for Citrix Provisioning Services 5.6 SP3”