Jason Boche, an all-time VMware vExpert and Top10 blogger wrote a great article about the installation procedure for RHEL 7 including Open VM Tools and the Guest customization.

If you´re running or plan to run RHEL 7 in a VMware environment this is a must read:

RHEL 7, open-vm-tools, and guest customization

Jason covers:

  • The RHEL 7 Minimal Install
  • VMware Tools
  • YUM
  • Open VM Tools
  • Guest customization
  • Guest Agents
  • vSphere Templates and vCloud vApp Templates

RHEL VM installation

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