[vmware]OVFtool import and export vm

I was doing some test and practice of using ovftool to export and import ovf into a vm host. Import a VM and rename the vm ovftool --noSSLVerify --name="CentosBackup" --datastore=datastore1 --network="VM Network" C:\temp\CentOS\CentOS.ovf vi://root@192.168.100.144 --noSSLVerify is to suppress the certificate warning. --datastore is to specify the datastore i want to put the vm. --network is … Continue reading [vmware]OVFtool import and export vm

vmware: Binding iscsi initiator ports to iscsi software adapter

Vmware lab building reference: http://boerlowie.wordpress.com/2011/12/15/building-the-ultimate-vsphere-lab-part-10-storage/ The blog was written based on vmware esxi5, I am using vmware esx 4.1 to build a lab. Part 10 - Storage has a user interface to bind the iscsi ports to the iscsi adapter however in vmware esx 4.1 I could not find the tab which says Network Configuration, … Continue reading vmware: Binding iscsi initiator ports to iscsi software adapter