Use the esxcli command to verify whether a diagnostic partition is set.
Install vCLI or deploy the vSphere Management Assistant (vMA) virtual machine. See Getting Started with vSphere Command-Line Interfaces. For troubleshooting, run esxcli commands in the ESXi Shell.
- ♦ List partitions to verify that a diagnostic partition is set.
esxcli system coredump partition list
What to do next
To manage the host’s diagnostic partition, use the vCLI commands. See vSphere Command-Line Interface Concepts and Examples.