• Looking for Backup solution for VMware environment

    We've started adding VMware servers to our data center, and we need a backup solution that works. We'll have a mix of ESX4.0 and ESX3.5 hosts along with vCenter 4.0. Host will have Windows 2003, Windows 2008, RedHat 4.x and 5.x. Some hosts will have MS SQL 2005 and Oracle DB. We have TSM deployed...

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  • Performing a Virtual Server to Physical Server Migration

    Because of limited hardware resources, I am using VMware Server 1.5 in a lab environment to build and test a Windows Server 2003 DOMAIN consisting of 8 servers on one physical host. Once this virtual DOMAIN is functional and successfully tested, I will need to move it to a production LAN consisting...

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  • VMware Server Management Interface Question

    Can someone help me understand Other Memory Usage in VMware Server Management Interface as ours is very high and we can’t work out why. We are running VMware Server on top of Windows Server 2003 X64 on an HP DL140 G3 with dual quad Xeon and 6GB Memory. VMware Management Interface is showing 4.9GB...

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  • Uninstallation problem VMware Server & Console

    Situation: Installed VMware player but I formatted my hard disk and then I downloaded VMware Server free(with reg.key and installed it in WIN vista ultimate 32.During installtion wizard, it gives me Error (Rolling back action)then the final error was (The wizard was interrupted before the VMware...

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  • VMware Server 2.0 on Linux machines

    I'm experiencing a problem with VMware Server on a Linux machine. I've installed VMware Server 2.0 and the VMware MUI on a Linux 64-bit server. I am able to bring up the web access GUI and enter the user "root" and the password for "root", but I am getting the following error: "The server was...

  • VM player from VMware

    What virtual player image file do I need to click for a XP image inside a Win 7 host. Another way is to ask, if I use the virtual VM player does it need to click on middle button before clicking the image file or after to load a XP image file in a virtual world for host Win 7, this way I can test...

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  • Install VMware server on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Hi, I'm new to this technology. So I'm getting started on. My query is can we install VMware server on Red Hat Enterprise Linux? Since VMware server is free from were can i download it for Red Hat Linux and Windows XP supported. Can anyone help me out as I'm new to this the installing procedure in...

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  • Integration issues between VMware Server and older Microsoft OSes

    I have installed VMware Server 1.0.8 and Win2000 Server in a Win2003 sp2 environment. But the Win2000 Server VM usually has a delay, but that delay is not indicated when I recieve a report on the VM. Naturally this led me to perform a performance test but when I attempted the test, I received an...

  • VMware server vs. ESXi

    This is more of a general question I'm looking for the top differences between VMware server and ESXi. Essentially, I'm trying to run a virtual server in the background, as a daemon (Linux OS). Which one would be better?

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  • How can we force VMware virtual machine to stop?

    We have a virtual machine on a server that won't stop or even reboot. We can't log into anymore / stop it using the VMware server console. We've already eliminated rebooting the host since there's other virtual machines running. Is there a way to force the VM to stop?

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  • VMware server 3.5

    Hello, What is the cheaper package I need to have two virtual machines running on the same server, sharing the Network card, that can actually see (ping) each other? Can I do this with the Standard or enterprise VMware ESXi that has no cost? Thank you and best regards,

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  • How to resize an LVM root partition

    I'm trying to resize the root partition of an Ubuntu 10.04 server which is an LVM partition, but I don't seem to find the correct way to do it. This is my current partition table: Disk /dev/sda: 16.1 GB, 16106127360 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 1958 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512...

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  • RDP into multiple servers with only one NIC

    If we have a VMware server hosting several Window servers 2008 can we RDP into each server at the same time even though the server only has one NIC?

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  • Running an application over LAN using VMware virtual machines

    I want to create virtual machines of few softwares and place them on one system. Then i want to access these virtual machines from another computer . the first and the second computer are connected to each other using LAN. so that first machine acts as a server and second machine act as client....

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  • Replicating virtual machine to an offsite data center

    We want to replicate a virtual machine to an off site data center it is running on a vmware server. How can we set this up as a daily backup to an identical machine?

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  • Force Remote Desktop logoff after specified time

    I have set the parameters through both gpedit.msc for Computer as well as User and have even tried to do this through regedit, but they are being ignored. I've set time limit of 1 minute to disconnect a terminal services connection for a) disconnected session, b) idle session, c) session time...

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  • How to setup network interface in solaris10

    Hi, I have installed sunsolaris10 in VMware Server which is running on x-64 bit windows 2003 server. At the time of installation I choosed the option as No Network Interface and so that after installation no network interface is displaying when Snoop. Now i want to setup network interface so that...

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  • Do you know costs and hardware requirements to virtualize development and testing phase?

    I need to configure the development environment in a VM, cloning it in 3-4 copies. I thought to use VMware server on a Windows XP host and to build 3-4 client (scalable dimension). Each machine needs 2 GB Ram and dual core CPU. I'll use this lab in my intranet. Is the VMware license free for this...

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  • Vmware Management Interface Connection Issue

    I have setup vmware server 2.0 for Fedora 9 64 bit and also installed vmware-mui for the management interface. I have specified "root" as the login for the web access. I can bring up the UI, but when entered the user "root" and passowrd for "root", I am getting the below error: "The server was...

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  • V2V Conversion – VMWare Server Console to Hyper-V

    I will be thankful to you if you can help me to resolve my query related to V2V conversion for converting Virtual Machines created in VMWare Server Console (version: 1.0.3 build 44356) to Window Server 2008 (Hyper-V) using SCVMM 2008. 1. I have installed VMWare Server console(Free version) on HP...

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