Copy of VM : interfaces not appearing in Ubuntu

Coucou everyone!

In VMWare ESX (3.0 to 4.1i), you sometimes want to make a copy of an existing VM in production, for example to use the new one as a lab to developp new apps.

There are many ways to do that. The dirty one is simply to copy the VMDK+VMX files of the original VM to a new directory, then adding the VM to the ESX Inventory.

But you have to do it in the proper way for the Ethernet interface to be handled well.

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