Monthly Archives: September 2011

Enable software iSCSI adaptor on ESXi v5

Through SSH or on local console: esxcli iscsi software set –enabled=true

HP ESXi 5.0 image license problem

The vmware.lic file is read only with a free ESXi key inside. Execute on the command line of the particular ESX host: esxcli software vib remove -n hp-esx-license –no-live-install Connect with the VI client directly as root to the host …

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Errors with ntbackup caused by shadow copy.

Portions of FILENAME cannot be read. The backed up data is corrupt or incomplete. This file will not restore correctly. I would receive this error numerous times in my ntbackup log. In my case the C: drive would backup without …

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