Recover config vmdk file
You can copy a xxxx.vmdk file from another vmdk.
Then edit it, and make sure it points at the correct xxxx-flat.vmdk.
You should also make sure the “# Extent description” is correct.
If you run “stat xxxx-flat.vmdk” it will tell you how many cylanders
# stat xxxx-flat.vmdk
Size: 8589934592 Blocks: 19777219 IO Block: 131072 Regular File
so in xxxx.vmdk make,
# Extent description
RW 19777219 VMFS “xxxx-flat.vmdk”
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