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SAS passthrough from host to guest

Prokopets
Respected Contributor

SAS passthrough from host to guest

Hi!
I'm trying to make a backup solution on ESXi. I have one server with SAS tape drive and backup server is installed on guest machine in ESX on this server. Is there a possibility to "show" the tape drive of this server to guest?

Regards,
Philipp.
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Prokopets
Respected Contributor

Re: SAS passthrough from host to guest

The solution is vmdirectpath but i'm not absolutely sure that it will work in my configuration...
Anyway, problem solved, at least partially.