Archive for May, 2008

Vmware to XenServer migration

Some links on migrating from Vmware to XenServer. Particularily converting vmdk to xva, and dealing with removing Vmware Tools.

The vmmemctl.sys driver is missing from your system or the registry contains the wrong image path. The \??\ is normal in the path.

If you selected the default path for the VMware Tools, your registry imagepath should look like the example below.


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xfs and lvm snapshots

You have you the following error:

kernel: XFS: Filesystem lvm(58,2) has duplicate UUID - can't mount

Using the following:

mount -o ro,nouuid /dev/vg/lvsnap /mnt/

Thanks too.

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