Monthly Archives: March 2012

vSphere 5.0 Update 1 introduces a tool to manually reclaim deleted blocks

With today’s release of VMware vSphere 5.0 Update 1, included is an update to vmkfstools that enables administrators to manually reclaim deleted blocks on thin provisioned LUNs on VAAI capable storage arrays. The new flag added to vmkfstools is “-y” and takes … Continue reading

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