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 From:  Oliver Kapffer <oliver at kapffer dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] VMware m0n0wall Image
 Date:  Thu, 29 Dec 2005 05:21:34 +0100
Hi Hank,

Hank Wright schrieb:

>Ryan,
>
>Thanks for the suggestion.
>
>So your suggestion use Knoppix to boot and run from the CD with the m0n0wall IDE disk on one drive
and the blank scsi drive on the
>other, right?
>
>  
>
Yes, exactly like that.

>Do you know the dd command that I should use to get all of the image?
>
>  
>
If I rember correctly i did a

dd if=/dev/hda of=/dev/sda

to copy the bootsector

dd if=/dev/hda of=/dev/sda bs=512 count=1

After that it should hopefully work.

Did it for me to convert a SCSI to a IDE-Drive.

Greetings from Germany
Oliver

>Thanks,
>
>Hank
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Oliver Kapffer [mailto:oliver at kapffer dot net] 
>Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2005 9:06 PM
>To: Hank Wright
>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] VMware m0n0wall Image
>
>Hi,
>
>Hank Wright schrieb:
>
>  
>
>>Ryan,
>>
>>Yes, I was working from the image that Chris created. I have been trying to get the image over to
ESX for the past couple of hours,
>>but no one seems to have laid out all of the steps. Now I am stuck. Here is what I did.
>>
>>First I had to convert the workstation file from IDE to SCSI
>> 
>>
>>    
>>
>
>If you have a VM-Workstation the following might help.
>
>Build a Machine with a IDE-Drive and a SCSI-Drive of the the same size.
>
>Direct the IDE-Drive to the m0n0wall disk. Boot with Knoppix. Copy with 
>dd from IDE-Drive to SCSI-Drive (even the bootcode). Shutdown Knoppix, 
>remove the IDE-Drive and all is done.
>
>Done this last week to solve another Problem, but should help you too.
>
>  
>


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Oliver Kapffer
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