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mount vmware esxi vmfs from ssh

My VMware hypervisor just act strangely. Suddendly, all my VM has been marked as "Unknowm (inaccessible)" and shutdowns. I discover that my datastore was no longer available for exploring and has been ...
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Storage virtual machine. LVM or loop devices? [closed]

Actual situation: I'm the administrator of a virtual machine. The virtual machine is a Debian. This machine will be mainly a storage machine with different services (svn, ftp... ), and a webserver. ...
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KVM and Libvirt - How do I hotplug a new virtio disk?

I am trying to hot-add a file-based disk to a running KVM virtual server. I've created a new disk from scratch using the command dd of=/home/cloud/vps_59/test.img bs=1 seek=5G count=0 and I was ...
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iSCSI basic concepts

I have just detected that in one of my hosts (this is a virtual machine run by a cloud provider) there is a process eating up some bandwidth: NetHogs version 0.6.0 PID USER PROGRAM ...
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Hard Disk Speed for Virt Laptop [closed]

If I want to run a few dev VMs on a laptop, how fast do my drives realistically need to be? I do not expect lightning fast performance, but the last time I tried this on a Lenovo Thinkpad T400, ...
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How do I change the size of a VHD?

I have a fixed size virtual hard drive that is running out of space. What's a good way to go about increasing the size? This VHD is created from Microsoft Virtual PC and/or Microsoft Virtual Server.