ESXi 4.1 command line awesomeness

I spend a lot of time on the command line of ESXi 4.1 due to my development duties at Sumavi.  There are quite a few things you can do on the command line that make it pretty cool to work with.  As such, in many instances I don’t install vSphere Server nor vSphere client.  I […]

ESXi 4.1: setting license via command line

Setting the license at the command line is done with the following command: [cc lang=”bash”] vim-cmd vimsvc/license [/cc] If you run it you’ll see that one of the options is to –set=string. But if you run it like this: [cc lang=”bash”] vim-cmd vimsvc/license –set=XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXX11 [/cc] You will get an error. The right way to do […]