Dumping process memory on macOS

This is just a reminder to myself on how to dump a processes memory on macOS/OS X. This was done on El Capitan using LLDB to create a core dump. I had previously tried gcore installed using Homebrew but that failed to dump any processes. From terminal use the following command: lldb --attach-pid <pid> 1 ...

VMware Configuration Files

VMware products have a set of configuration files which are active at computer, user and guest level. The location of these files differs depending on the product and host operating system. This post lists the names and locations for reference. ESXi Configuration Files DICT --- CONFIGURATION <path to vmx file> DICT --- USER DEFAULTS ~/.vmware/config ...