You can provide a path to a folder where the vmware-sysinfo files are extracted and executed during a Linux migration.
If the Linux policy does not allow running code as a privileged user from the /tmp directory, you can configure Converter Standalone to place its temporary files in another directory during Linux conversions.
- Navigate to the %ProgramData%\VMware\VMware vCenter Converter Standalone directory.
- Open the converter-worker.xmlfile in a text editor.
- Locate and uncomment the
- Change the value of the
<sysinfoTmpRoot>tag to a proper directory and save the change.
- Restart the worker service for the change to take effect.
This change affects all future Linux conversions until the value is restored and the service is restarted.