VMWare instructions

Jeremy Visser jeremy.visser at gmail.com
Wed Jan 17 09:46:58 UTC 2007

On 1/17/07, Matt Zimmerman <mdz at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> I noticed that we have instructions for setting up VMWare Server on
> help.ubuntu.com.  In Feisty, this should be much easier, as we provide
> precompiled modules and tools, e.g.:
> vmware-server-kernel-modules-2.6.20-5 - vmware-server modules for Linux (kernel 2.6.20)

Also, are these going to be compatible with the VMware Player modules
already included in Ubuntu (multiverse)?

I know it's painful if I install VMware Server with VMware's official
installer, then I install Player from the repo, and the package
overwrites the modules installed by Server (which breaks Server

Jeremy Visser
Email: jeremy.visser at gmail.com
Website: http://narnia.bounceme.net/jeremy/

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