Updated : Jun 30, 2015 in Linux

Uninstalling VMWare Player/Workstation in Linux

Reference: http://askubuntu.com/questions/151099/how-to-uninstall-vmware-player sudo vmware-installer -l sudo vmware-installer -u PRODUCT-NAME With the first command you can see what products you have. With the second you can…

Updated : May 22, 2015 in Bash

Extending dynamically Linux RAMs in VMWare VM without rebooting

Situation: Need to raise the amount of RAM in a VMWare VM without rebooting. Solution: - In VMWare interface: Raise the amount of RAM for…

Updated : May 22, 2015 in Linux

Update the number of CPU dynamically in a VMWare VM

Situation: I've come across a situation where I needed to LIVE-raise the number of CPUs for a VMWAre Linux VM without having to reboot. Solution:…

Updated : Apr 10, 2015 in Linux

Hard disk resize and sync without rebooting

Description: Sometimes I need to resize a virtual disk for a virtual machine without having to reboot the machine. For the kernel to recognize that…

Updated : Dec 20, 2013 in VMWare

Adding dynamicall a new Virtual Disk in Linux in VMWare

for i in $(ls /sys/class/scsi_host); do echo "- - -" > /sys/class/scsi_host/$i/scan ; done

Updated : Oct 25, 2013 in VMWare

Expanding a VMWare external volume

Description: The task here is simply to raise the zize of a data volume attached to a VMWare virtual machine. Steps: 1. Stop the instance…