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April 2, 2009  5:58 PM

Creating an SSH user account on VMware ESX hosts



Posted by: Eric Siebert
Eric Siebert, SSH, user accounts, VMware ESX

By default, ESX hosts do not allow you to log in to the Service Console using the root user account via SSH. This is done for security purposes as the root account should generally not be used because it is a superuser account. It is possible to enable this by changing a configuration file, but...

February 18, 2009  4:45 PM

PowerShell is for Windows and Linux developers



Posted by: Texiwill
Edward L. Haletky, ESX, Expect, Powershell, SSH, Texiwill, VMware

I have had several major issues with PowerShell (and still do), but that was mainly due to lack of cmdlets rather than lack of PowerShell functionality. So am I now one of the converted, given VMware's integration with PowerShell? Yes and no. Yes, because to me, PowerShell is just another...


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