VCL 2.0

2011-01-13 Thread John Ma
the original tar, please send me a copy. Thanks in advance, John Ma Marist College

ESXi/NFS performance optimization

2011-02-14 Thread John Ma
. I think the NFS server is the bottleneck. Here is my question: Is there a way to make the VM save the swap and delta (.REDO) file on the ESXi's local datastore, so that the NFS server is only accessed for reading the captured image? Thanks, John Ma Sys Admin Marist College

Re: ESXi/NFS performance optimization

2011-02-15 Thread John Ma
I am using ESXi 4.1, the free version. From: Sean Dilda s...@duke.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 02/14/2011 08:36 PM Subject:Re: ESXi/NFS performance optimization Which of the VMware/ESXi provisioning modules are you using? On 2/14/11 5:22 PM, John Ma wrote

Re: ESXi/NFS performance optimization - problem solved

2011-02-17 Thread John Ma
Hi, I find that vmhost profile 'VMware ESX - local network storage' is the solution I am looking. After set to that profile, .vmx (.vswp and .REDO as well) is created on the local store, and referencing the image (.vmdk) located on nfs-datastore. Thanks, John Ma Marist College From

Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter

2011-03-21 Thread John Ma
uncomfortable with the three pre-build stateless images. Thanks, John Ma Marist College From: Aaron Peeler aaron_pee...@ncsu.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 03/21/2011 12:33 PM Subject:Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter Hello John, Yes. We're using xcat 2.5.1

Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter

2011-03-23 Thread John Ma
/hint/suggestion is appreciated. Thanks, John Ma Marist College From: John Ma john...@marist.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 03/22/2011 03:55 PM Subject:Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter Josh, Thank you for the detailed instruction, I gave it a try to setup

Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter

2011-03-23 Thread John Ma
Hi, I am over this hurdle after reboot the management node. Lesson Learned: xcatd will pickup newly inserted plugin at startup time. Thanks, John Ma Marist College From: John Ma john...@marist.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 03/23/2011 10:45 AM Subject:Re

Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter

2011-03-31 Thread John Ma
/* makes me think you don't have anything under ftp://$SIP/postscripts. Can you try using a normal ftp client to browse ftp://172.20.101.140/postscripts? It may be that the ftp server is sharing out the wrong directory. Josh On Friday March 25, 2011, John Ma wrote: Josh, I made some

Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter

2011-04-01 Thread John Ma
the partimage save operation? Thanks, John Ma Marist College From: Josh Thompson josh_thomp...@ncsu.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 04/01/2011 09:06 AM Subject:Re: VCL2.2 + xCAT2.5 on bladecenter -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 John, The partimageng

Re: VMware ESXi 4.1

2011-05-25 Thread John Ma
10.10.4.50 -n 255.255.255.0 -p 'Management Network Public' esxcfg-route 10.10.4.1 esxcfg-vswitch -A Public vSwitch1 John Ma Server Administrator Marist College From: Andy Kurth andy_ku...@ncsu.edu To: vcl-user@incubator.apache.org Date: 05/24/2011 04:50 PM Subject:Re: VMware ESXi