no /dev/disk/by-id for scsi LUNs on VMWare ESX
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- Start the vSphere Client, and log in to a vCenter Server.
- Select Virtual Machines and Templates and click the Virtual Machines tab.
- Right-click the virtual machine for which you are enabling the disk UUID attribute, and select Power > Power Off. (The virtual machine powers off.)
- Right-click the virtual machine, and click Edit Settings.
- Click the Options tab, and select the General entry in the settings column.
- Click Configuration Parameters. The Configuration Parameters window appears.
- Click Add Row.
- In the Name column, enter disk.EnableUUID.
- In the Value column, enter TRUE.
- Click OK and click Save.
- Power on the virtual machine.
Add the following to the *.vmx file for the virtual machine:
disk.EnableUUID = "TRUE"
Restart the vm machine and the /dev/disk/by-id/scsi**** should be visible.
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- Document ID:7002966
- Creation Date: 04-Apr-2012
- Modified Date:15-Aug-2022
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