vmrun

vim .bash_profile export PATH=$PATH:/Applications/VMware\ Fusion.app/Contents/Library/ POWER COMMANDS           PARAMETERS           DESCRIPTION ————–           ———-           ———– start                    Path to vmx file     Start a VM or Team                          [gui|nogui] stop                     Path to vmx file     Stop a VM or Team                          [hard|soft] reset                    Path to vmx file     Reset a VM or Team                          [hard|soft] suspend                  Path to vmx file     Suspend a […]

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Hyper-V within a VMware Fusion v5

When installing Microsoft Hyper-V within a VMware Workstation you cannot create virtual machines and the following error messages are shown in the event log. ‘Virtual Machine Bus’ driver required by the Virtual Machine Management service is not installed or is disabled. Check your settings or try reinstalling the Hyper-V role. ‘Virtualization Infrastructure’ driver required by […]

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MAC OS X Mountain Lion in a virtual machine (VMware Fusion)

Sollten Sie bereits auf Lion* aktualisiert haben und das Installationsprogramm trotzdem erneut herunterladen wollen, beispielsweise um eine Installations-DVD zu erstellen, klicken Sie einfach auf die Purchased-Schaltfläche im Mac App Store. Halten Sie nun die [alt]-Taste gedrückt, klicken Sie auf die Lion-App in der Liste der Einkäufe und dann auf den Button mit der Aufschrift Installieren […]

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workingDir Variable VMware

To change the default virtual machine working directory location for snapshots (to a new directory on the same or alternative datastore): Open the virtual machine’s .vmx configuration file in a text editor. Add a line to the .vmx configuration file for the virtual machine, specifying a full path to the directory on a datastore for theworkingDir option: workingDir = “new_path_location”

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SSH Tunnel, VMware, encryption, Tor

Create image 1. format SD Card 2. create sparsbundle 3. copy sparsebundle to SD VMware 4. create custom virtual machine 5. Remove Sound Card, USB Controller, Printer; set to 4 processor cores, 1536 MB Memory; reduce disk size to 16GB; set CD / DVD to start from CentOS iso; set network interface to no bridging […]

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