Problem Summary: Ontap 9 OVF from website fails to deploy on VMWare Workstation
1.Please find attached the screenshots showing error when the ovf fails to meet criteria
2.Tried doing the following:
a.manually extracting the ovf and further extracting the 4 disk files
b.Creating a new VM and attaching these as IDE hard disks
c.Not missing a floppy/serial port as these cause no boot up or hung boot up
d.Still face the attached errors:
-You do not have write access to a partition.
Info-only the 8.x series which are in compressed tgz format seem to work
Please refer Known issues on page 18 of https://library.netapp.com/ecm/ecm_get_file/ECMLP2749941 Ontap Select 9.2 Release Notes Using ONTAP Select Deploy 2.5
Thanks for your inputs,however his link seems to be blocked :
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The URL had gotten modified while pasting. Have fixed it now: https://library.netapp.com/ecm/ecm_get_file/ECMLP2749941