vmware vcenter transaction log for database 'VIM_VCDB' is full

The transaction log for database 'VIM_VCDB' is full. To find out why space in the log cannot be reused, see the log_reuse_wait_desc column in sys.databases


how to solve this issue.
legantiAsked:
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Luciano PatrãoICT Senior Infraestructure  Engineer  Commented:
Hi

First you should change your recovery Model database to Simple mode.

Second you should shrink your database.

Articles:

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1003980

How to shrink database:

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1036738

For safe keeping, you should trunk your database before reduce/shrink the vCenter DB.

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1007453

You can also purge the old data from your vCenter DB

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1025914

Note: Always backup your vCenter DB before any changes.

Hope this can help

Jail
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Subhashish LahaCommented:
have a look on below link:

http://communities.vmware.com/thread/299024
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
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