I wanted to have a bitnami virtual appliance in my vSphere environment. Of course I was using the documentations and there was :
If you want to run on VMware ESX or ESXi you can use the “vmkfstool” command line that you can find in your server host to import/export the machine:
$ vmkfstools -i original.vmdk new.vmdk
I tried it and I got :
#vmkfstools -i bitnami-suitecrm-7.1.4-0-ubuntu-14.04.vmdk SuiteCRM.vmdk
Failed to open ‘bitnami-suitecrm-7.1.4-0-ubuntu-14.04.vmdk’: The system cannot find the file specified (25).
The file was there, but there was a failure.
Google is your friend so I asked her and I found the solution !
Module multiextent loaded successfully
And now I was able to use vmkfstools…