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A SparseVer2BackingInfo disk is found but the virtual machine does not support the option – See more at: http://bentoslack.com/a-sparsever2backinginfo-disk-is-found-but-the-virtual-machine-does-not-support-the-option

Ran into this issue recently when deploying Junos Space. The OVA was taking forever to transfer to my ESXi host and was unable to fully transfer without error. So I unpacked the OVA into it’s constituent VMX and VMDK and transferred those to the host over scp. Using vim-cmd, I registered the VM successfully but stumbled upon the error in… Read more →