Bug #1785

VMware with Shared Storage configuration cannot make volatile volumes

Added by Tino Vázquez over 8 years ago. Updated over 8 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:02/26/2013
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:


Target version:Release 4.0
Resolution:duplicate Pull request:
Affected Versions:OpenNebula 3.8


There is a lack of mkfs in ESX. Alternative: use vmkfstools. Drawback: TM SHARED won't be as general.

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#1 Updated by Ruben S. Montero over 8 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Target version set to Release 4.0
  • Resolution set to duplicate

This issue is solved by supporting 'raw' attribute. It just make a volume without any format. The volume will be formatted within the VM.

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