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software developer, project manager and one of two ceos of a small software company located in Hannover, Germany. We do preferably Java and .Net enterprise applications. My favorite colour is yellow. I like cats. The dumbest way to kill time is second life, the best occupation is to deal with children.

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comment VMware: Make applications see Windows VM as bare metal
Thanks for the edit, Miles, this helps to pimp my English.
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Oct
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comment How to set i/o priority for nfs client processes?
It may be a server-side issue, but still with only one process accessing the nfs share, things work quite well, but as soon as we have more processes, some tend to hang. A nfsnice command / api might still help...
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comment How to set i/o priority for nfs client processes?
The configuraton ist "RAID X", a proprietary netgear level, with 3 1tb disks resulting in 2tb capacity (similar to raid5). The whole disk space is dedicated to the nfs share.
Oct
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comment VMware: Make applications see Windows VM as bare metal
In the end, the vendor allowed us to use a virtual box for the license server, so I didn't try this. Still accepting the answer as the one with most hints. Btw, not installing vmware tools would be another idea. Thanks!
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accepted VMware: Make applications see Windows VM as bare metal
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comment VMWare - Windows XP guest licensing
@John true. And they should be asked by a patient person willing to learn a lot of stuff which is usable one time only. Plan 3-5 work days until you fully understand it. Depending on the complexity this may even not be a joke.
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asked VMware: Make applications see Windows VM as bare metal
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answered Running rules on a mailbox?
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answered SCSI error: return code = 0x08000002, sense key: Aborted Command
Sep
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answered Cannot resolve the collation conflict between “SQL_Latin1_General_CP437_CI_AI” and “SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS” in the equal to operation
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comment Find rejected email from relay from my IIS server
Thanks for the hint, Sam. I was unaware of that. In this case, I cannot contribute here.
Sep
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comment Find rejected email from relay from my IIS server
Which software package works as SMTP server on your Windows Server? (IIS is not an SMTP server, and it cannot run one.)
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comment Prevent 200+ virtual machines from seeing each other
+1 - "seems wrong" does not mean "wrong"...
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comment Backup data while keeping POSIX ACLs and permissions
+1 for something I just didn't know.