The ESX server software has been upgraded from 4.1 to 4.1U1. Now there are no metrics being collected for some of the hosts for which metrics were being collected previously.
What is the cause of this?
The hosts could have been added to the "skippedEntityList" if at any time the collector had problems gathering metrics from those hosts. The hosts will automatically be added to the skip list to prevent further collection problems. The hosts could have been added to the skip list while the ESX upgrade was commencing and the collector was still running.
The hosts may not being monitored because they may be in the "skippedEntityList" in the FoglightAgent.WinService.exe.Config. In order to remove these entries, please carry out the following procedure: