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|ID||Project||Category||View Status||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|0007341||Kali Linux||[All Projects] Kali Package Bug||public||2021-09-23 11:32||2021-09-30 07:41|
|Target Version||Fixed in Version|
|Summary||0007341: Bad VMware package...|
|Description||Have downloaded the preinstalled package for VMware and it will not work.|
Will not start as the one from the disk file is corrupt.
I try to start it on ESXI 6.0U3 with vCenter 6.7. Have change the compatibility and also set the latest Debian OS in ESXi.
But after each start it tell the same.
|Steps To Reproduce||Have added the pre installed VM.|
Have change the compatibility and also set the latest Debian OS in ESXi.
|Additional Information||Please when you will send it next time, please merge all snapshots, that is easier to use.|
File /vmfs/volumes/575d1d33-e76158f1/kali-linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64/Kali-Linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64.vmdk was not found Failed to start the virtual machine. Module 'Disk' power on failed. Cannot open the disk '/vmfs/volumes/575d1d33-e76158f1/kali-linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64/Kali-Linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on. The system cannot find the file specified VMware ESX cannot find the virtual disk "/vmfs/volumes/575d1d33-e76158f1/kali-linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64/Kali-Linux-2021.3-vmware-amd64.vmdk". Verify the path is valid and try again.
||Have you re-downloaded the VM to ensure that it was not corrupted?|
yes. The .7z package was correct. I have tried it more times.
Hi, did you try another version of Kali Linux before with your setup? For example you could try the previous version, 2021.2, available at:
That would help to understand if something change in Kali in the latest version, or if there's another issue.