Archive for March 2009

vcbMounter Error: Backup snapshot already exists.

March 6, 2009

Received this error [2009-03-06 09:34:26.750 ‘vcbMounter’ 7956 error] Error: Backup snapshot already exists when running a script to backup a VMware ESX virtual machine on the vcbProxy server. I following the post at NetworkAdminKB to delete the ‘_VCB-BACKUP_’ snapshot from the Snapshot Manager within the VMware Infrastructure Client. I had to restart the ‘VMware Virtual Mount Manager Extended’ service on the vcbProxy server as well.

iPhone Dev: Magnifying Glass Icon in UITableView Index

March 3, 2009

Have you ever wondered how to get the little magnifying glass icon in the UITableView Index like in the Contacts application? Well, I did.

Thanks to Ian Baird for his reply at for the answer!