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How to get iso of vmware tools for infrastructure automation

Installation of vmware tools in vmware exsi based machines are pretty straight forward. We see a notification if a vm is missing one and by clicking the install vmware tools, it auto mounts the installer. However, what if we need the iso file for automation? For example, I have been trying to explore packer for […]

Interpolation-only expressions are deprecated warning during terraform init

So I have been trying to explore Infrastructure as Code in my spare time and while trying out terraform I get this warning: Warning: Interpolation-only expressions are deprecated on line 40, in resource “vsphere_virtual_machine” “vm”: 40: resource_pool_id = “${}” Seems like post version 0.11, resource declaration doesn’t need special syntax i.e. ${} which was […]

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Setup environment for python

Anaconda Installation For the installation, follow the link below: After completing the installation, To control whether or not each shell session has the base environment activated or not, run  $ conda config –set auto_activate_base False or True To run conda from anywhere without having the base environment activated by default, use  conda config –set auto_activate_base False This only works if you have run conda init first. To […]