Category: vmware

  • Convert a Linked Clone VM Image into a Independant VM Image

    Have you ever cloned a VM and then later on wanted to make the clone a completelty standalone VM. – Here is how… For this guide I am using “Cloned VM” as the Parent and “Clone” and the Child VM – the one you want to make independant. Look inside the directory containing all the […]

  • Creating a VM from a Linux System

    Create a VM with similar characteristics i.e. Same OS & HDD setup as real machine. Real Machine IBM HS20 Blade 2x Xeon Processors Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda5 48G 3.5G 43G 8% / /dev/sda1 99M 53M 41M 57% /boot /dev/sdb5 49G 4.5G 42G 10% /db2data none 2.0G 0 2.0G 0% /dev/shm /dev/sdb2 […]