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Rough outline for now:
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== Rough Outline ==
  
1. Run aptitude update to get updated packages
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* Run aptitude update to get updated packages
2. run cat /dev/zero > zero.fill;sync;sleep 1;sync;rm -f zero.fill inside the VM to zerofill the available empty space
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* run cat /dev/zero > zero.fill;sync;sleep 1;sync;rm -f zero.fill inside the VM to zerofill the available empty space
3. On the host machine, running vmware server, run vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -k g2-developer-vm-*
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* On the host machine, running vmware server, run vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -k g2-developer-vm-*
4. Zip up the whole g2-developer-vm directory. I used 7-zip to create a maximum compression (Level 9) .bz2 file
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* Zip up the whole g2-developer-vm directory. I used 7-zip to create a maximum compression (Level 9) .bz2 file
5. Upload to sf.net
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* Upload to sf.net

Revision as of 17:33, 9 January 2007

Rough Outline

  • Run aptitude update to get updated packages
  • run cat /dev/zero > zero.fill;sync;sleep 1;sync;rm -f zero.fill inside the VM to zerofill the available empty space
  • On the host machine, running vmware server, run vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -k g2-developer-vm-*
  • Zip up the whole g2-developer-vm directory. I used 7-zip to create a maximum compression (Level 9) .bz2 file
  • Upload to sf.net
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