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Shrink Linux Guest VMware Disk

In Linux guest:

apt-get clean
# Prefill filesystem with 0's (only empty space)
cat /dev/zero > zero.fill;sync;sleep 1;sync;rm -f zero.fill

In Windows Host:

# Go to your vmdk dir
cd C:\Virtual Machines\apache2_mpm_itk_debian_etch
# Run vmdiskmanage on the vmdk file
"C:\Programme\VMware\VMware Server\vmware-vdiskmanager.exe" -k "Other Linux 2.6.x kernel.vmdk"
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