Setup Kickstart Server using Centos 7 for PXE Boot as a VM for VMware Fusion

I don't believe in recreating the wheel, so I am referencing a few sites that I found to be very useful in configuring Kickstart the first time. Instead of coping the verbiage in most instances I will reference a site I used. There you will be able to get the necessary information for setting up … Continue reading Setup Kickstart Server using Centos 7 for PXE Boot as a VM for VMware Fusion

Install Vmware Tools in Oracle Enterprise Linux

Installing vmware tools via cli in Oracle linux Update linux first yum update yum upgrade mkdir /mnt/cdrom mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom Install required packages yum install gcc yum -y install kernel-uek-devel-`uname -r` yum -y install kernel-uek-headers-`uname -r`  Now untar the tools tar xzvf /mnt/cdrom/VMwareTools-x.x.x-xxxx.tar.gz -C /tmp/ Now fix the usb drive issue in the vmware tools … Continue reading Install Vmware Tools in Oracle Enterprise Linux

Sun Ultra20 + ESXi 3.5U2 + Sun Ray Server + Solaris10U6 = One Inexpensive Lab

Warning: this is an old post I am consolidating as you can see from the versions. No comments on this Post, Thanks I know long title but it describes my experiment very accurately. My goal in phase one was to put together a very quick and dirty solution for SRS (Sun Ray Server) in my … Continue reading Sun Ultra20 + ESXi 3.5U2 + Sun Ray Server + Solaris10U6 = One Inexpensive Lab