Connect vCenter To ESX/ESXi Through MIP NATd IP

To make both connectivity to vCenter and clone operations function with NATd ESX service consoles: 1. In Vmware vCenter client, disable Vmware HA and DRS. 2. In Vmware vCenter client, disconnect the host. The VMs will continue to run. 3. Log in to the ESX service console via SSH and change to root. $ ssh ...

SSH Client in ESXi

By default, the “ssh” command does not exist in VMware ESXi 4.1. To create it, login as root and execute the following command: ln -s /sbin/dropbearmulti /bin/ssh