VM has paused due to no storage space error

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  • Events such as "VM example has paused due to no Storage space error." are listed in the main events tab or VM events sub tab.
  • A guest with thinly provisioned disks is being paused and resumed frequently without interaction from a user.
  • The vm is in use and is writing to these disks.
  • Performance issues with thin-provisioned disks.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.x
  • Red Hat Virutalization 4.x
  • Guests hosted on FC or iSCSI block storage domains.

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