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Barracuda NextGen Firewall X

Barracuda NG Firewall 4.2.x installation breaks on 'VMware ESX' server

  • Type: Knowledgebase
  • Date changed: 6 months ago
Solution #00005258
This solution replies to:
- NG Firewall firmware versions 4.2.x
- netfence firmware versions 4.2.x


The Barracuda NG Firewall installation breaks on a VMware ESX-server with following message:


No hard drives have been found. You probably need to manually choose device drivers for the installation to succed. Would you like to select drivers now?


You can see a trace output at the background.



A wrong harddisc controller is choosen in the VMware settings.


Follow this steps to solve the problem:

- Stop the VM.

- Open the "Virtual Machine Properties" >"Edit Settings"

- Select the "SCSI Controller" and click the button "Change Type"

- Change the SCSI Controller Type "LSI Logic" to "BusLogic"

- Close the Menu.

- Start the VM and perform the installation again.



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