The first one means you have to have computer nodes and the exsi host added to the vcl database.
The vcld --setup tool pulls the target node and esxi host information from the database. Aaron On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 8:38 AM, Mark Gardner <m...@vt.edu> wrote: > Thanks. I was aware of that page. I am having troubles with the first > requirement. What does it mean for the "computer being captured has been > added to the VCL database"? I can do the rest once I figure out how to do > that. > Perhaps a little background will help... I have installed ESXi, installed > CentOS in a VM configured to be the management/web/database/DNS server as we > did in the bootcamp, have configured a VM server (pointing back ESXi as per > bootcamp), and have added a VM through the web interface (only one because > the hardware is pretty anemic). I don't know what to do next. > I think I need to create a new reservation, install CentOS and configure it > as a base image, then capture it with vcld --setup. But I am not sure. > BTW, I have been taking copious notes and am willing to put them on the > wiki, perhaps under a newly created How-To page, if that would help. It > seems a good way for me to give back considering my still limited > understanding of many of the VCL details. How do I submit changes to the > wiki? > Mark > > On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 8:10 AM, Aaron Peeler <aaron_pee...@ncsu.edu> wrote: >> >> Hi Mark, >> >> Yes, https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/VCL/Base+Image+Creation >> >> On the top level wiki page it would be under the User Documentation, >> Documentation for VCL Administrators section. >> >> Aaron >> >> >> On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:50 PM, Mark Gardner <m...@vt.edu> wrote: >> > Are the notes from the recent VCL bootcamp discussing how to create base >> > images up somewhere? >> > >> > Mark >> > >> > -- >> > Mark Gardner >> > -- >> > >> >> >> >> -- >> Aaron Peeler >> Program Manager >> Virtual Computing Lab >> NC State University >> >> All electronic mail messages in connection with State business which >> are sent to or received by this account are subject to the NC Public >> Records Law and may be disclosed to third parties. > > > > -- > Mark Gardner > -- > -- Aaron Peeler Program Manager Virtual Computing Lab NC State University All electronic mail messages in connection with State business which are sent to or received by this account are subject to the NC Public Records Law and may be disclosed to third parties.