[Nut-upsuser] NUT on VMWare ESX?...

Carlos Rodrigues carlos.efr at mail.telepac.pt
Thu Jan 18 15:32:44 CET 2007

On 1/18/07, Steve Loughran <stevelml1 at scee.sony.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi
> Having used NUT for many years (Irix/Linux/Solaris/win32), but only used
> VMWare ESX v3 for about 4 weeks, what scripted command are you telling
> NUT to run to tell ESX to shutdown/suspend the VMs before it really
> powers itself down? (Not sure calling "shutdown" would be such a good
> idea :)

I've never used ESX, but on GSX and now the new VMware Server, what
happens to the VMs when VMware stops is defined per-VM, in their
settings panel. The VM can be powered off (default), suspended or
gracefully shutdown.

Carlos Rodrigues

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