Create a shared disk for VMware ESX guests
Posted on Mon 11 October 2010 in Linux • Tagged with drbd8, ocfs2, Server, VMware, linux, work, howto • 1 min read
To create a shared disk between two or more VMs, login into one of your ESX hosts and create a disk image.
cd /vmfs/volumes/#volume-name#/#vm-name#/; vmkfstools -d thick -a lsilogic -c 50G shareddisk.vmdk;
Add the new hardrive to the guest(s) and select a new SCSI bus …