Mount VMDK in Ubuntu

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Mount NTFS VMDK file in Ubuntu desktop

Using vmware-mount which seemed to come with VMWare player.

List partitions

sudo vmware-mount -p mydisk.vmdk

Nr Start Size      Type Id System
1  2024  947890173 BIOS 7  HPFS/NTFS

Create mount folder

sudo mkdir /mnt/myfiles

Mount partition in that folder

sudo vmware-mount mydisk.vmdk 1 /mnt/myfiles

VMDK, VMWare, Ubuntu
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