Why am I getting the "maps to vmkernel opID dead" error on my RHEL VM?

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Issue

  • I have been receiving the below errors on my RHEL VM. What is the reason for these logs ?
... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu4:34254)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-982b maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu31:236076)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu22:75125)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu5:2584364)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-982b maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu0:34218)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu2:2608673)World: 14299: VC opID SWI-4a3abcd3 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu24:19449343)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu38:34254)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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... - Linux Log /var/log/messages : vmkernel: cpu34:34221)World: 14299: VC opID hostd-1b17 maps to vmkernel opID dead
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Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • VMware

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