202115 Jul

Prepping Image for ESXi


I like using for disk conversions. When dealing with major formats it often can do everything I need. For example, if I wanted to convert raw disk image to .vmdk, it’s easy: However, sometime this simple tool is too simple. For example, using that image with ESXi, any modern version will just give you “ Not a supported disk format (sparse VMDK version too old) “. For ESXi to work, we need to tweak options a bit.

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