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Name: Vm-support script
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Running vm-support in a console session on ESXi/ESX hosts. The traditional way of using the vm-support command-line utility produces a gzipped tarball .tgz file) locally on the host. The resulting file can be copied off the host using FTP, SCP, or another method. Open a console to the ESX or ESXi host. Collecting performance snapshots using vm-support in ESX and ESXi It is important that you use the vm-support script to capture performance snapshots. The vm-support is an intelligent and useful tool provided by VMware vm- support is a simple script which gathers required logs from various files, core- dump if.
20 Oct The script gathers the output of many useful commands and there is The basic function of the vm-support command is to run a bunch of. vm-support script failed. VMSUPPORT_ERROR= # vm-support collection not supported. VMSUPPORT_UNKNOWN= #internal state machine state for. Another way of generating host log bundles is by running the vm-support script. You can do this via a SSH or console connection to a host, by running.
11 Jan For detailed instructions on how to investigate disk space on an ESX or ESXi host, refer to VMware Knowledge Base Article ID# Back to Top. Issue 2: Write VM-Support to a Different Location. The vm-support script can be issued with the option to write to a specified path like a vmfs datastore. 15 Jul You can generate a support bundle using the vSphere Web/C# Client as makes a call to a CGI script on the ESXi host called houston-garage-door.com Verify the version of the vm-support utility installed using command: the vm- support utility to the /usr/bin/ directory, replacing the original vm-support script. 31 Jul You are promoted for the host's credentials after which, the vm-support script is executed on ESXi. The generated bundle is then downloaded. 3 Mar The vm-support script can be run in the ESX service console, but you can also run it in the ESXi hidden technical support management console.