Subject: COmanage Users List
Re: [comanage-users] Fwd: [cites.uiuc.edu #9215] Re: kernel patch for auth-dev1
- From: Digant C Kasundra <>
- To: "Michael A. Grady" <>
- Cc: ,
- Subject: Re: [comanage-users] Fwd: [cites.uiuc.edu #9215] Re: kernel patch for auth-dev1
- Date: Thu, 28 May 2009 15:32:27 -0700 (PDT)
----- "Michael A. Grady"
> Heather, I'm working with our systems group that manages our VMware
> environment to get the CoManage virtual appliance installed so I can
> start to play with it. But that group is reporting that they think
> that the virtual disk format is incompatible with the latest version
> of VMware ESX. Have you heard any other reports of problems?
Can you tell me what version of ESX they are using? I was able to reimport
the vmware appliance without issue so I'm wondering if we're on a different
version they what you have. We are on ESX 3i (3.5.0).
> Begin forwarded message:
> > From: "John Shea via RT"
> > <>
> > Date: May 28, 2009 11:06:38 AM CDT
> > To:
> > Cc:
> > ,
> > Subject: [cites.uiuc.edu #9215] Re: kernel patch for auth-dev1
> > Reply-To:
> > I just wanted to update you on this issue. I downloaded and
> > COmanage version 0.1.3. Unfortunately, the virtual disk format
> > appears
> > to be incompatible with the latest version of VMware ESX, and the
> > virtual machine fails to start.
> > Although I could spend some time converting the disk to different
> > formats, we're likely not the only site experiencing this problem,
> > we should probably discuss this issue with the publishers of the
> > virtual
> > machine. Would you be able to submit a bug report about this
> > Thanks,
> > John
> > On Tue May 12 20:28:52 2009,
> > wrote:
> >> Sounds great -- thanks!
> >> On May 12, 2009, at 5:30 PM, johnshea wrote:
> >> Michael A. Grady wrote:
> >>> I want to "advertise" the name 'comanage.cites.illinois.edu' --
> >>> that would be the CNAME, but it could also be the hostname. With
> >>> VMs, are you generally using a different underlying hostname? If
> >>> so, make it something like 'collab1.cites.illinois.edu' (or
> >>> uiuc.edu, depending where you're at with using illinois.edu
> >>> uiuc.edu).
> >> The network configuration of VMs is almost identical to physical
> >> machines, and it's usually best to use separate hostname and
> >> I'll register:
> >> hostname: collab1.cites.illinois.edu
> >> CNAME: comanage.cites.illinois.edu
> Michael A. Grady
> Executive Program Officer for Cyberinfrastructure
> Office of the CIO, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
> 2222 DCL, MC 256, 1304 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana, IL 61801
> 217.244.1253 phone, 217.244.4780 fax
Digant C Kasundra
Technical Lead, ITS Unix Systems and Applications, Stanford University
- Re: [comanage-users] Fwd: [cites.uiuc.edu #9215] Re: kernel patch for auth-dev1, Digant C Kasundra, 05/28/2009
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