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ESX 3.x Commands

Commands that can be used at the Console:

esxcfg-* Command Types

– esxcfg-firewall (Configure firewallingoptions)
– esxcfg-route (Enable or disable routing for vmknics)
– esxcfg-vmknic (Create & configure VMkernel Nic’s)
– esxcfg-vswif (Create & configure vswifs for the COS)
– esxcfg-vswitch (Create & configure virtual switches and port groups)
– esxcfg-nics (Presents physical NIC information)
– esxcfg-route (Enable or disable routing for vmknics)

– esxcfg-dumppart (Set, activate, deactivate, list potential and current VMkernel dump partition)
– esxcfg-mpath (Multipathingconfiguration)
– esxcfg-nas (Add, delete or manage NAS file systems)
– esxcfg-swiscsi (Configures software iSCSIadapter)
– esxcfg-vmhbadevs (Maps COS device files to vmhba names)
– esxcfg-rescan (Rescan LUNs on SCSI device)

Service Console Administration
– esxcfg-info (Prints information about the service console, the VMkernel, various subsystems in the virtual network and storage resource hardware)
– esxcfg-auth (Configures the service console authentication options)
– esxcfg-advcfg (Sets advanced VMkernel options)
– esxcfg-resgrp (Add, remove or modify existing resource groups)