July 2013

I got kicked in the face by this again, and I even had the resolution documented internally.  Lost 45 minutes looking through logs before I finally search VMware KB for it.  Argv! Unexpected exception: converter.fault.clonefault (converter.fault.CloneFault) { dynamicType = , faultCause = (vmodl.MethodFault) null, description = Unknown exception, msg = , This is caused by…

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Here’s an easy one-liner to get the list of kernels Grub2 has in /boot/grub/grub.cfg. First, let’s find out what the default kernel is… root@vz:~# grep ^GRUB_DEFAULT /etc/default/grub GRUB_DEFAULT=0 Ok, so 0 is loaded by default. Now, let’s list all the kernels… root@vz:~# grep ^menuentry /boot/grub/grub.cfg |sed -e s/’ .*/’/g|more menuentry ‘Debian GNU/Linux, with Linux 3.2.0-4-amd64’ menuentry ‘Debian…

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