VMWare ESXi is a virtualization system, allowing us to run several virtual machines on the same host. VMWare recently released an ARM version, so that we can install it on Raspberry Pi.

But … how to say … we have already seen easier systems to install πŸ™‚
The official installation guide is almost 20 pages long, but I will summarize it here for you.

Check the link below for more details

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β€”β€”β€”- Commands β€”β€”β€”-

On Raspberry Pi OS:
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade
sudo apt full-upgrade
sudo rpi-update
sudo rpi-eeprom-update -d -a

On ESXi (SSH):
/etc/init.d/usbarbitrator stop
chkconfig usbarbitrator off
partedUtil mklabel /dev/disks/mpx.vmhba32:C0:T0:L0 msdos

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