Citrix Webinterface – “Set as default page for IIS site” doesn’t work

Recently i faced a small but strange issue after installing Citrix Webinterface. When i browse http://localhost (or) http://<server name/IP> will hit IIS7 page. Resolution was to enable “Windows Authentication” for …

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Behavior Driven Testing Using Cucumber

Behavior Driven Testing for Continuous Deployment

Overall in this speech, I will be detailing the key patterns to build a test assembly unit to support continuous deployment using agile testing process, specifications by examples, specification test …

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SQL 2008 Installation failed with error “Access Denied”

Recently while installing SQL 2008, it was getting failed with error “Access Denied” After checking few settings, found the server was hardened per company policy and to SQL needed “Debug …

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Citrix Xenserver Log Rotation

We had issues with log rotation in XenServer causing the disk space to use completely and get hung, I had to delete the log file manually everytime this happens. So …

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Citrix Provisioning – vDisk RAM cache size not able to set more than 4GB/8GB

I had an issue when trying to assign vDisk RAM cache for 10GB, In the target device RAM cache was showing only 8GB. I know it’s a limitation in Windows …

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Windows 2008 VM hangs with citrix xentools 6.0.2

Recently I installed Windows 2008 x64 VM and installed xentools 6.0.2. VM was so slow and i couldn’t do any tasks. Sounds as a bug with xentools 6.0.2, couple of …

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SQL 2008 – Configure to listen in Static TCP port

By Default SQL 2008 listens in dynamic port, we may need SQL to listen in specific port (eg.1433) incase if this DB has to be accessed over firewall. Below are …

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Specifications(with examples) – Test Automation Pyramid

“Specifications (with examples) – Test Automation Pyramid” is a set of process patterns and tests pyramid that helps teams to evolve and maintain specifications for an enterprise product. For enterprise …

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Xenserver – Assign more than 8 vCPU to VMs

I had a requirement to provide a VM with more than 8 vCPU and in Xencenter UI there was no option to do it. I was able to do it …

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Turn off Idle Pool setting – Dedicated Desktop group – XenDesktop5.x

We had created Dedicated Desktop Group using MCS, it was mapped to individual users and didn’t want Idle pool setting to power off VM’s during night when idle. Desktop Studio …

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