Don’t Delete anything. Ever!

Ok, so after a stressful morning I am writing mainly to tell myself never delete anything, ever again. Anyone else, if you don’t know vmware very well, don’t try to manipulate your vmdk files. Probably should not perform this combo of commands: 1. snapshot2. snapshot3. revert to here.4. extend disk5. extend disk6. extend disk7. Call […]

VCDX – Nugget — Identify iSCSI, Fibre Channel

Storage – Create and Administer VMFS Datastores using advanced Techniques Describe how to identify iSCSI, Fibre Channel, SATA and NFS configurations using CLI commands and log entries. First, there are several commands relating to storage. Two of which I have discovered give me very useful information. First is esxcfg-vmhbadevs [root@esxvdi01 log]# esxcfg-vmhbadevs -hesxcfg-vmhbadevsPrint the mappings […]