VMware ESXi won’t do jumbo frames on my Intel card (e1000 driver). Splitting the home network into two subnets with different MTU sizes is also less than ideal as mDNS (Mac, Apple TV) and Squeezebox server advertisements would need a proxy of some sort.

File Vault volumes cannot be resized

Written late in the evening in English • Tags: ,

Turns out one has to turn off File Vault to resize the underlying partition. However, resizing does not work when running off of the recovery partition (which you might be doing to run fsck on the primary partition). (more…)