In our post this time we will talk about issue that faced me all the time that i installed VMware vsphere on USB flash or SD cards in this time when i opened the Esxi server this error appear to me ” vmware system logs non-persistent storage” and beginning to find all required expected and potential to fix this issue.
I searched for this issue and try all ways to fix this problem in the end i find KB To that helping to fix this issue.
All details in this KB said that ” you should Create a persistent scratch location and below all details that help you.
Creating a persistent scratch location
1- You must explorer your Data Store from Esxi and Create folder with server host name like (Cloud01).
2-Enable ssh in your Esxi server and use putty to login to it.
3- Through the command go to the location of your new folder.
4- after that write command PWD and press Enter then you can copy the path
5- login again to Esxi and Go to Configuration >> Storage >> advanced setting >>> past your copy in Scratch configuration and press ok
6-Reboot your Host
for more details http: //kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=1033696