VMware Fusion on OS X disabling DHCP

I do a lot of provisioning on my vmware machines to test features of xCAT.  VMware’s built in DHCP server conflicts with my own.  I turn it off by issuing:

sudo kill -15 `sudo cat /var/run/vmnet-dhcpd-vmnet1.pid`

Then I take DHCP into my own hands.

  • http://profiles.google.com/carboncow robert feller

    doesn’t work for me inu00a0lion and Fusion4…are you supposed to have that little spec after the pid?

  • andrew

    Thank you just what I needed.