[CentOS] getting a CentOS6 VM on VMware ESXi platform to recognize a new disk device

Wed Nov 4 17:58:35 UTC 2015
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Boris Epstein wrote:
> Hello Julius,
> Thanks - but it doesn't seem to work.
> I installed sg3_utils and ran
> #scsi-rescan
> but that seemed to have done nothing for some reason.
My turn for a dumb question: from not paying a lot of attention to this
thread, the answer isn't clear to me: has the *host* recognized the disk?
If not, the guest's not going to see it.