Howto Mount NTFS VMware Virtual Disk Image (vmdk) read/write

If you want to Mount NTFS VMware Virtual Disk Image (vmdk) read/write follow this procedure. Vmware server comes with a little utility to mount the VMware virtual file systems called vmware-mount.pl. This utility works pretty well but mounts all NTFS partitions as Read Only!

Outlined below is a process to mount .vmdk files Read/Write.

Requirements

vmware-loop
nbd module
ntfs-3g