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Cisco Bug: CSCus60159 - Special characters in VM breaks VM name attribute

Last Modified

Jan 22, 2015

Products (1)

  • Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC)

Known Affected Releases

1.1(0.418)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
VM with names containing special characters are not matched by attribute based EPG .  Match fails even though exact display name is given on APIC 

VMware does not store special characters correctly which results in this issue. VMware recommends not to use special characters for VM names.

http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2041301
http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2046088

Conditions:
Problem happens only with special characters
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