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Old 06-03-2009, 08:58 AM   #1
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SSH enable on ESX 4


I am Sheri.

I have installed ESX 4 on a Dell box but i am not able to ssh or telnet to the box after installation.

Please find below for verison information

# vmware -v
VMware ESXi 4.0.0 build-164009

I am also not able to open the virtual console to create a virtual instance.

Could you please help me.

Thanks in advance

Old 06-03-2009, 09:57 PM   #2
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You probably need to enable the ssh console, like in:

ESXi server doesn't ship with ssh by default.


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