By: gchilders

March 24, 2009 4:27 pm


Using Linux Scripts to Manage VMware Virtual Machines

This solution allows VMware administrators to more easily manage VMware virtual machines from the Linux console, and to more easily script both host and guest commands for automated processes, such as data backups.

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By: ldagair

February 19, 2009 6:35 pm


Sharing Files Between a VMware Guest and SUSE Linux Host Using Samba

When using VMware server, an easy way of sharing files between a Windows guest and a SUSE Linux host would be to set up a Samba server on the SUSE Linux host. Find out more…

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By: joharmon

February 13, 2009 2:50 pm


Allow VMWare Server to load after reboot without having to rerun

Sick and tired of having to run after every reboot of the host in order to get VMWare Server 2.x to run? This is a workaround to prevent that on OpenSuse 10.x and 11.x

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By: coolguys

September 16, 2008 2:07 pm


Novell Announces Broad Support for VMware Ready Virtual Appliances

Novell has announced broad support for the VMware Ready Program and for VMware Studio, with SUSE Linux Enterprise now verified as VMware Ready and as a fully supported guest operating system. In addition, Novell announced that it has entered into a redistribution agreement with VMware that will allow independent software vendors (ISVs) to download, configure, and distribute evaluation versions of SUSE Linux Enterprise through the VMware Virtual Appliance Marketplace.

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By: virtualization

August 8, 2008 2:01 am


Welcome to the party, VMware

Today, VMware announced they are joining the Linux Foundation. This is very exciting news, and as a board member of the Linux Foundation, Novell is very excited to have VMware join the party.

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By: jhhut

July 24, 2008 10:11 am


Automatic network configuration and eDirectory configuration for bootable VMware images

Set up your SLES 10 VMware image to automatically create virtual network adapters at boot time and configure the eDirectory configuration file for newly acquired DHCP addresses during boot.

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By: kryptikos

May 30, 2008 9:15 am


Accessing Files On A VMDK Without Booting The Virtual Machine

Arrrgh! I just shut down my virtual machine when suddenly I realize I need to pull a file from it. Do I have to really start the vm back up? Nah…the power of Linux shows up again…

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By: jhbown

April 18, 2008 6:49 pm


The Complete Guide to Installing VMware Server in SLES 10 SP1

If you’re new to SLES and have been looking for a comprehensive, front to back, top to bottom, line by line how-to outlining the installation of VMware Server, you’re in luck!

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By: kryptikos

March 24, 2008 10:05 am


Solving Network Woes After Cloning A SLES 10 Virtual Machine From Template On VMware Virtual Infrastructure / ESX 3.5 Server

VMWare Linux Template Wars: Episode One – Attack of the NIC Clones.
Episode One finds our valiant Linux engineers battling lost connectivity and dual NICs after cloning a Linux virtual server from templates in VMware Virtual Infrastructure / ESX servers. This is their story of how they reestablished order in the Empire.

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By: samprior

March 13, 2008 6:50 am


XEN Host Server Installation

Sam Prior shares step-by-step instructions on how to install a XEN Host Server.

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