Updating VMware Tools when you have Updated the Kernel

To update VMware tools when you have an updated Linux kernel since the original installation, you will need to perform the following steps: First down  build-essentials and linux headers sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r) Next create a symbolic link to for the version.h file: sudo ln -s /usr/src/linux-headers-$(uname -r)/include/generated/uapi/linux/version.h…

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Storage VMotion Fails

I recently had to resolve an issue where a storage vMotion failed half way through the move process. When I looked at the VM’s .vmx file, I should see all of the disks where pointing to the snapshots, and there where the DMotion files (used as part of the Storage…

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