[CentOS] Centos 5.2 on Vmware Server: Disk space not preallocated -> no disk found by installer

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Fri Dec 5 14:44:43 UTC 2008

Sven wrote:
> Hi folks
> I am trying to install CentOS 5.2 in Vmware Server environment. In my
> VM disk space is not preallocated for the virtual disk (dynamically).
> The installer doesn't find the disk. When preallocating 6 GB there is
> no problem.
> See screenshot[0]
> Any ideas?

I can't see anything to indicate why it doesn't show the disk, but I've 
used dynamic disks for installation before.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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