The host is unstable after adding it as an additional hosted engine host

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  • After adding an additional HE host, the host status is continuously changing from Connecting => Activating => UP.
  • The event log in the manager is showing below error.
VDSM command Get Host Statistics failed: Message timeout which can be caused by communication issues
  • The host was added in a different Data Center to that of HE host where it was initially deployed.


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.2.

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