I thought this only applied to thin-provisioning but I have noticed on a VMFS5 datastore, when I delete a VM or ISO’s it does not re-claim the space back.
Am I right in saying that I need to manually claim this back in the same manner as if thin-provisioning was used for the VMs?
If so, is this a simple case of using the following:
esxcli storage vmfs unmap –volume-label=volume_label|–volume-uuid=volume_uuid –reclaim-unit=number
ESXI = v6.0
vCentre = v6.0
Datastores = VMFS5
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