Category Archives: Linux

HOW TO install GNS3 on Ubuntu/Linux Mint/Debian

I wrote a script to keep my Linux Mint 17.0 GNS3 v1.0 beta install updated. [Edit: The script has been updated to download the latest release version, rather than the beta version] This script has been tested on 32 bit … Continue reading

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How to convert GNS3WB to ESXi from ESXi command line:

Many thanks to David Dionne who has has submitted the following: Get the WorkBench to your esxi storage via scp or vsphere client ssh into esxi server or access the console with Alt-F1 over ipmi1.5/2 or from local keyboard and … Continue reading

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V2P – Converting GNS3 Workbench to a physical hard drive

Many thanks to Drew at for writing this article explaining how to convert the GNS3 VM to a physical hard drive. It should work for any Ubuntu install as well. Also check out for a second opinion.

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