Category Archives: ESXi

Check_MK bleeding edge

I have been doing som OMD/Check_MK bleeding edge testing and development, aswell as collecting interesting plugins and locals. Running a Debian Wheezy box on ESXi My notes: Get and install the last omd package (as of 3 june 2014): wget “” dpkg -i omd-1.11.20140601.wheezy.i386.deb Stop and upgrade the site: omd stop <sitename> omd update <sitename> omd start  sitename>… Read More »

Installing ESXi 4.1 on a Whitebox

Installing ESXi 4.1 on a Whitebox: * System: Gigabyte EP45-DS3L with Intel Core2Duo Quad Q6600. (no VT-d implementation on NB) * NIC: RTL8139 onboard * Raid: 3ware 9650 PCIe x4 4-port version. 1) Make a bootable installation USB-pen/drive. [1] I used a 320gb usb 5400rpm drive from some laptop. 2) Format it with fat32. 3)… Read More »