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Scheduler spikes single core on SMP Ubuntu vm under ESXi

The setup is as follows. Ubuntu-11.10 VM running on an ESXi host. The VM has 3 vCPU assigned. When running dump (to backup the harddisk) it seems all the processes are assigned to the first vCPU. As ...
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Possible to install vmware tools 5.5 on Ubuntu 12.04?

According to this pdf, it should be possible to install vmware tools 5.5 for Ubuntu 5.5, but the kernel versions doesn't match for vmware-tools-esx-kmods-3.2.0-29-generic-pae and the latest Ubuntu ...
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Vmware 5.1 Essentials Host with Ubuntu VM - Should I Raid the Guest OS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it necessary to have RAID in a virtual machine? I am in the processing of building up a new VM Host with Essentials 5.1. The server will house several guest OSes ...
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What file system to choose and mount options to use for serving a datastore to remote ESX server via NFS and ISCSI

I'm creating a shared storage server for ESX servers. The storage server is 2U Supermicro 24-bay rackmount server with 12x32GB Intel X25-e SSDs and 12x600GB Toshiba 10k SAS drives. Both SSDs and SAS ...
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Access a Physical Drive in a Ubuntu VM on ESX 4

I am in the process of playing around with ESX and one of the projects I took on is converting my old NAS to a VM. This was pretty straight forward but now I have some problem with storage. The NAS ...
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Ubuntu 8.04 Server (x64) networking problems on vSphere 4

Found this problem that mirrors mine exactly: http://serverfault.com/questions/125395/solved-network-issue-ubuntu-8-04-in-vmware-esx However, VMware tools didn't fix this for me. Pinging the box ...
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SOLVED: network issue ubuntu 8.04 in vmware esx

ok, this is really pissing me off I have one ubuntu 8.04 instance running on vmware (esx) which decided after a reboot to stop resolving dns requests, I also cant connect to it using ssh although I ...
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Network driver for Ubuntu 9.10

Running VMWARE Workstation 6.5.3. Installed Ubuntu 9.10 and it cannot get on the network. has anyone else installed Ubuntu 9.10 and not run into this issue? Error message "The virtual network drivers ...
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Problem Moving Ubuntu Server 9.04 from VMWare Workstation to ESX Server

I moved a VMWare client (using the VMWare vCenter Converter) from a VMWare Workstation 7 host to an ESX V3.5 host. Everything seems to have gone correctly but when I power on the VMWare image the ...
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Restoring and configuring ESX virtual images on Windows for test enviroment

I've got four virtual images back from our hosting provider, copies of the current live images. They are running on ESX, which I don't have available here. I need to get these images running on a ...