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Provisioning or recomposing a large desktop pool fails in a VAAI storage environment with the error "Stale NFS file handle" (2130593)

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On rare occasions, when provisioning or recomposing a large pool of desktops that reside on VAAI storage, the operation may fail with the error "Stale NFS file handle." The View Composer log file (C:\Users\All Users\VMware\View Composer\Logs\vmware-viewcomposer.log) may show error messages such as the following:

2015-07-21 21:50:05,743 | VC thread     | FATAL | CommonLib.VcSubsystem.LroVcTask - Got VcFault: VMware.Sim.CommonLib.Exception.SimVcSubsystemException: A general system error occurred: Stale NFS file handle ---> System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: A general system error occurred: Stale NFS file handle
2015-07-21 21:50:05,744 | VC thread     | FATAL | ServiceCore.Action.VcAction - The VC Operation failed with error: VMware.Sim.CommonLib.Exception.SimVcSubsystemException: A general system error occurred: Stale NFS file handle ---> System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: A general system error occurred: Stale NFS file handle

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