Matthijs's blog

Virtualization tools and stuff. By Matthijs ten Seldam

July, 2007

  • VMRCplus and authentication

    VMRCplus has no support for alternate credentials. This means that in order to manage a Virtual Server remotely, both the machine with VMRCplus and the Virtual Server host must be in the same forest. You may wonder why VMRCplus does not support alternate...
  • Folder browsing on x64

    You may experience a crash of VMRCplus when browsing folders on x64. For example when selecting a folder for a virtual hard disk or virtual machine. This is caused by a bug in the FolderBrowserDialog of the .Net Framework. This has been fixed but a...
  • Installing VMRCplus

    Setup VMRCplus has a very straightforward installation process. If you do not want to change the location of VMRCplus, you only have two options left. Either you use the defaults or you add the Virtual Server COM object (VSCOMAPI). The default installation...
  • The history of VMRCplus

    Before going into VMRCplus itself or tips, tricks, and such related to the tool I would like to talk a bit on the history. VMRCplus was developed by Paul Despe. It was created as a developer tool and assisted in easy test of Virtual Server. Why? Because...
  • The future of VMRCplus

    I received a lot of feedback on VMRCplus and the topics vary. Questions on functionality, feature requests but also queries on future developments; now that VMRCplus is available from our download center, are there any plans for future releases? I...