- How to obtain a WWID from a VMware guest?
- How to find WWID of the
sddevices to create UDEV rules for VMware exported disk.
- How to find WWID of the disk in a RHEL guest on ESX host.
- How to match sd device to vmdk on the VMware host side using WWID
scsi_idcommand is not returning disk WWID when run against VMware virtual disks
scsi_idcommand on a VMware virtual disk returns no output.
multipath fails to create multipath device with the error : "cannot get the the wwid for sdX" on VMware guest, multipath -v4 shows the following errors :
multipath -v4 -----snip---- /lib/udev/scsi_id exitted with 1 cannot get the the wwid for sda
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5, 6, 7
- VMware ESX 4.1
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