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How To: Install VMWare on Kali Linux & (Fix Kernel Headers)

It is important that linux kernel-headers is installed in your system. One reason is that some applications need to use kernel headers like VMWare Workstation, when installing vmware-tools, you will be asked for the path of kernel-headers. 198 more words

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ubuntu 14.04 desktop amd64 installation fails with kernel panic under vmware

1. I’ve just downloaded ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64.iso, created new VM in VMWare Workstation 7.1.6 build-744570 using
- Typical -> I will install the OS later
- Linux / Ubuntu 64-bit… 70 more words

5 big speakers and 5 big ideas for building next-generation infrastructure

Distributed computing is nothing new, but like the Big Bang, what was once contained as a singular node of computing has exploded into an ever-expanding number of real and virtual machines traveling farther and farther from any central origin. 651 more words


How To Change Virtual Disk Provisioning Scheme from Thick to Thin in vSphere 5.5 Web Client

Previously, we went over how to change your provisioning scheme from ‘Thin Provisioning’ to ‘Thick Provisioning’. Today we will do the reverse, if you want to go from ‘Thick Provisioning’ to ‘Thin Provisoning’. 155 more words


How to Change Virtual Disk provisioning scheme from Thin Provision to Thick Provision in vSphere 5.5 Web Client

In certain situations, you may want to change the format of a virtual machine from ‘Thin Provisioned’ to ‘Thick Provision’. In most cases, thin provisioning is used to optimize the utilization of available storage in a storage pool by over-subscribing capacity with allocation that is needed ‘at the time’. 204 more words