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Zsoldier / Migrateto-VDSwitch.ps1
Created Sep 18, 2017
Moving connected physical nics and vmk's on ESXi host to DVS/VDS.
View Migrateto-VDSwitch.ps1
You can target a single host or set of hosts. Made to only move 'management' vmk's.
Idea is that you would create vmotion, vsan, etc. vmk's after on VDS/DVS
$VMhost = Get-VMHost "NameofHost"
If you haven't created a vDSwitch yet, you can do so by replacing get-vdswitch with New-VDSwitch
$TargetVDS = New-VDSwitch -Name -Location (get-datacenter "nameofvirtualdatacenter")
$TargetPG = New-VDPortgroup -vdswitch $TargetVDS -Name "Whatevernameyouwant" -VLANID <# Replace if applicable #>
Zsoldier /
Created Jun 29, 2016
Bash script that can be used in GeekTool to generate geekweather2 geeklet image that is placed in /tmp/ directory. This particular version utilizes a python script to return city friendly name since.
LAT="$(~/Dropbox/LocateMe/LocateMe -f "{LAT}")"
LON="$(~/Dropbox/LocateMe/LocateMe -f "{LON}")"
city=$(python ~/Dropbox/GeekTool/ $LAT $LON)
~/Dropbox/GeekTool/ -A $LAT -O $LON -n $city -u UK
Zsoldier /
Created Jun 29, 2016
Simple Python script that returns city name from provided longitude and latitude variables from bash. Uses geopy module and appears to work both on Python 2 and 3. City return may or may not be accurate. Kind of guessing by selecting 3rd return record from google and selecting first entry in comma separated return. Needs work obviously.
import sys
def cityinfo(lat, lon):
from geopy.geocoders import GoogleV3
locator = GoogleV3()
address = locator.reverse([lat, lon])
city = address[3].address.split(",")[0]
print(city.replace(" ", ""))
Zsoldier / Reregister_VMTemplates.ps1
Last active Apr 22, 2016
This is a script you can use to re-register multiple templates to your vCenter's inventory. It will simply get a list of templates, their folder location, host, etc, remove it from inventory and re-add it back exactly where it was.
View Reregister_VMTemplates.ps1
Re-register templates that are locked
KB Reference:
Import-Module vmware.vimautomation.core
Connect-VIServer NameofyourVcenter
$TargetTemplates = Get-Template "NamePatternOfTemplateOrRemoveThisIfYouWantToTargetAllTemplates*" -server $Global:DefaultVIServer
Foreach ($Template in $TargetTemplates)
Zsoldier / Configure_AllFlashvSANCluster.ps1
Last active Mar 31, 2016
Script to configure an all flash vsan cluster from scratch.
View Configure_AllFlashvSANCluster.ps1
#Enable All Flash vSAN Intelligently
Import-Module -Name VMware.VimAutomation.Core -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
$TargetHosts = Get-VMHost
#$ESXCLI = $TargetHosts | Get-EsxCli
#$Storage = $Targethosts | Get-SCSILUN
#$Storage.ScsiLun #List of Vendors and model
$CacheDiskVendor = "SanDisk"
$CacheDiskModel = "LT0400WM"
$CapacityDiskVendor = "SanDisk"
$CapacityDiskModel = "LT0800MO"

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