VMWare – Version

Background Needing to find out what versions of VMWare we are running.   Databases Vmware can be back-ended by an Oracle, SQL Server, or postgres.   Query To determine the versions of VMWare our hosts are running on, we issue the query pasted below: Script   Output   Explanation We are on VMWare ESXi 5.5.0 … Continue reading VMWare – Version

VMWare – WorkStation (v8) – Expanding Disk – Error – The called function cannot be performed on partial chains. Open the parent virtual disk (0x500003e83)

Introduction I am just getting over a mishap I had with VMWare WorkStation Version 8. On the VM Guest, the original provisioned disk was 40 GB on drive C: and 60 GB on drive D: Not enough to do much with these days, and so I set out to increase it.   Attempt Disk Increase … Continue reading VMWare – WorkStation (v8) – Expanding Disk – Error – The called function cannot be performed on partial chains. Open the parent virtual disk (0x500003e83)