Clone Ubuntu Server to Virtual Machine

I have a live Ubuntu server that I want to create a UAT virtual machine instance of on VMWare Fusion. What is the best way to create an exact replica of the Ubuntu install on a VM?

Is there an application that will create an ISO from the live server that I can use to create a VM instance? Preferably, I want the ISO to only be as big as the used amount of HD space.

I have made a bunch of changes and package additions for security and general use, so it would be a tough sell to recreate the thing by hand. Any other suggestions if cloning isn't the best option?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Use VMware Studio which is free to roll your own Linux Appliances ready to Import from OVA or OVF otherwise Clonevis best option.
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dipopoCommented:
Try vconverter standalone, very good I tell you, will allow resizing of disks or just leaving them as they are really!. Did I say it was free :-)

http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2005129
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dale_abramsAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your help dipopo! Your solution is for a Windows install, rather than Ubuntu, but it pointed me in the right direction.
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