• Sat. Feb 27th, 2021

VMWare

  • Home
  • CentOS / Debian: detect a new disk / lun without rebooting linux

CentOS / Debian: detect a new disk / lun without rebooting linux

Particularly under VMware you may just add a new disk to linux without the need to reboot the whole thingy. So after adding the new disk as root on the…

CentOS 6.x: VMware Repo for VMware tools x86_64

If you need to install the vmware tools for CentOS 6.x as a repo then: rpm –import http://packages.vmware.com/tools/keys/VMWARE-PACKAGING-GPG-RSA-KEY.pub vi /etc/yum.repos.d/VMWare-Tools.repo insert [vmware-tools] name=VMware Tools baseurl=http://packages.vmware.com/tools/esx/latest/rhel6/x86_64 #baseurl=http://packages.vmware.com/tools/esx/4.1latest/rhel6/i686 enabled=1 gpgcheck=1 gpgkey=http://packages.vmware.com/tools/keys/VMWARE-PACKAGING-GPG-RSA-KEY.pub This…

Linux: Howto show the Servers IP address at the login console

Howto show the Servers IP address at the login console I have a few test systems running as virtual guests and assign them IP Addresses from my DHCP. Ideally when…

Linux / VMware: Howto Increase a / (Root) LVM partition on a single vmdk without adding another partition

Howto Increase a / (Root) LVM partition on a single vmdk without adding another partition (For example under VMware Workstation)   Increase Vmware partition and LVM Resize your vmdk under…

VMware Error: Cannot open the disk '…../VMWare/Windows 7/Windows 7-000002.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on. Reason: Directory not empty.

VMware Error: Cannot open the disk ‘…../VMWare/Windows 7/Windows 7-000002.vmdk’ or one of the snapshot disks it depends on. Reason: Directory not empty.   Just run after a VM host crash…

Ubuntu: How to uninstall VMWare Player or VMWare Workstation

Ubuntu: How to uninstall VMWare Player Trivial task and it took me to Google the right page (but I hope its getting better now with the right trackbacks) http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1364485 the…