Video: Prepare CentOS 6.x virtual machine for cloning

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert In my last video, we walked through how to install VMware Tools for CentOS 6.x. Now we are going to prepare the virtual machine for cloning. This requires we remove a specific file; /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules. This file contains the MAC address for the virtual machine. Once removed, the […]

Help – I installed CentOS with a VMXNET3 NIC and can’t install Perl or VMware Tools!

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert I often (always?) prefer installing linux from the minimal CD’s, nothing I need from the CD that I cannot get from yum or apt-get.  However what happens if you want to use the VMXNET3 driver with the minimal install?  In order to get the VMXNET3 drivers installed, you […]