Clone vm without vcenter

For clone disk and clone vm without vcenter :

cd /vmfs/volumes/Datastore01Raid10
 /vmfs/volumes/537dfea4-903a2d25-a8c3-00237da1046c # ls
SRVAPP01      SRVDC02       win2008R2ent

/vmfs/volumes/537dfea4-903a2d25-a8c3-00237da1046c # mkdir template2008
vmfs/volumes/537dfea4-903a2d25-a8c3-00237da1046c # vmkfstools -i SRVDC02/SRVDC02.vmdk template2008/template2008.vmdk
Destination disk format: VMFS zeroedthick
Cloning disk ‘SRVDC02/SRVDC02.vmdk’…
Clone: 100% done.
/vmfs/volumes/537dfea4-903a2d25-a8c3-00237da1046c #

And select custom configuration for add existing disk 

and after select other option for the disk “Use an existing virtual disk”

and select the vmdk create .

Clone vm without vcenter

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