Monthly Archives: August 2007

quick deploy of VMs from – linked clones from 1 base disk

test_list.txt needs the names. for i in `cat /tmp/test_list.txt` do mkdir /vmfs/volumes/46a50aa4-65c3bb7e-d6d2-0014221878f9/$i; cp /tmp/sample.vmx $i/$i.vmx echo “displayName = $i”>> /vmfs/volumes/46a50aa4-65c3bb7e-d6d2-0014221878f9/$i/$i.vmx vmware-cmd -s register /vmfs/volumes/46a50aa4-65c3bb7e-d6d2-0014221878f9/$i/$i.vmx vmware-cmd /vmfs/volumes/46a50aa4-65c3bb7e-d6d2-0014221878f9/$i/$i.vmx createsnapshot $i “linked clone to gold disk- DO NOT DELETE VM\!”;done So in this … Continue reading

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recently did this – ran: wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … noarch.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … x86_64.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … x86_64.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … x86_64.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … x86_64.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … noarch.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … noarch.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … x86_64.rpm wget http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/cent … … Continue reading

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Espresso machine I want to buy, but don’t need yet …

Bialetti Moka Express – cheap alternative to those big machines that keep breaking on me. Also, the Aerolatte milk frother.

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