Archive for the ‘VMWare’ Category

I haven’t been working with ESX for a bit, but while I was I was mostly interacting with it via the command line.  Here is a list I had compiled while I was going through that exercise, and since I while be starting a job next week where I will no longer be interacting with […]

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 06:00 | 1 comment
Categories: How To, VMWare

As one of our final validation points in an ongoing project has been enabling ESX to use a LAG on both the Management and VM Networks.  The last time we did this we were unable to get it to work, and it turns out the solution was actually very simple.  Basically the core of the […]

Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Switching, VMWare

Recently I was trying to resolve an issue on a small vCenter 5.0.0 deployment.  Basically the primary symptom of the issue was that the service the vmware-vxpd service was crashing and needing to be restarted frequently. The first thing I did was examine the log files, while the service was still in a failed state. […]

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 at 06:00 | 3 comments
Categories: How To, VMWare