Virtual HD Audio Hardware in vSphere 5

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Virtual HD Audio Hardware in vSphere 5

I was in the midst of getting a few play VMs setup for my nested vCloud Director 1.5 environment and I ran into something new. I grabbed 2 linux distros from bagside.com because all of the distros there are top notch and have VMware tools already installed which makes life much easier.

These machines won’t boot up because they were created with VMware Workstation. I have the vCenter Converter 5 public beta (which i highly suggest checking out) that can convert virtual machines while automatically upgrading them to HW v8. After the conversion, I looked at the virtual hardware and saw a new piece called “HD Audio”….. read full article