Converted a Linux (Fedora 5) PC to a VMware vSphere guest. The Linux guest OS shows a failed message when shutting down interface eth0.Fix: edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0’s HWADDR to match the MAC address assigned the Linux guest OS.
Q. Which edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 should I buy for my Hyper-V server? John Savill A. The decision about whether to purchase the Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 should depend on two major factors: the number of virtual machines (VMs) you intend to run and your high availability requirements. High availability is only available with the Enterprise and Datacenter SKUs, so if you want clusters and features like Live Migration, you have to use Enterprise or Datacenter edition. The next factor is the number of VMs. Standard Edition supports one physical OS and one virtual OS (VM), Enterprise supports one physical OS and four virtual OSs, and Datacenter supports one physical OS and an unlimited number of virtual OSs. Note that Standard and Enterprise are purchased on a per-server basis while Datacenter is purchased on a per-processor basis, and at least two processors (sockets) must be licensed on each server with Datacenter. You can assign…
Event ID: 7000, Source: Service Control Manager - “The Extend WG Protocol Driver service failed to start due to the following error: The system cannot find the file specified.” The following steps fix the error message: 1. Open Device Manager 2. Click View > Show hidden devices 3. Expand Non-Plug and Play Drivers and uninstall the Extend WG Protocol Driver 4. Open regedit 5. Delete the key "WGX" in HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services 6. Reboot system
Requirement:Windows 7 (some says Windows XP would work, not test)Office 2010 (beta is fine; need to verify if this is optional)Windows Live accountSet up:Download SkyDrive Simple Viewer for WebDAVRun dumpurls.exe <Windows Live UserName> <Password> to get a list of addressesMap a network drive with one of the addressesEnter Windows Live ID and password