Windows 2012 r2 on ESXi 4.1

Officially Windows 2012 r2 is not supported in ESXi 4.1… but it’s not a big problem – create new VM in the vSphere Client as a Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit). – download bios file and upload it into VM folder – download .vmx file and add following: bios440.filename = “bios.440.rom” mce.enable = TRUE […]

check_vmware_api perl issue which runs check 3.49m

Fix works for me in ubuntu 14.04 cpan[1]> i /libwww-perl/ Distribution    GAAS/libwww-perl-5.837.tar.gz Distribution    GAAS/libwww-perl-6.01.tar.gz Distribution    GAAS/libwww-perl-6.05.tar.gz Author          LWWWP (“The libwww-perl mailing list” <>) 4 items found cpan[2]> install GAAS/libwww-perl-5.837.tar.gz That’s all!  

esxi remove datastore

1) Note datastore identifier 2) Delete datastore 3) unmount the LUN 4) detach the LUN from your ESXi 5) from ssh terminal on each server run commands run command :”esxcli storage core device detached list” output will bee similliar to Device UID                           […]