Modifying guest network interface with the Invoke-VMScript cmdlet

With the news that the ‘Set-VMGuestNetworkInterface’ cmdlet is to be deprecated in the next release of PowerCLI (http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2014/11/announcement-future-cmdlet-deprecation.html), the question is how do I now modify the guest network interface? The ability to perform this action can now be moved to the Invoke-VMScript cmdlet, which is a pretty cool way to invoke a script in … More Modifying guest network interface with the Invoke-VMScript cmdlet

VMware Tools Upgrade fails with vix error code 21009

On remediating virtual machines using the Update Manager, a number of VMware Tools upgrades would fail reporting the following: Error Upgrading VMware Tools vix error code = 21009 On investigation of vix error codes at https://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vix-api/vix16_reference/errors/errors.html there was error code reference for the above. So now it was time to look at the vmware.log file for … More VMware Tools Upgrade fails with vix error code 21009