VMWare instructions

Ben Collins ben.collins at ubuntu.com
Wed Jan 17 00:37:52 GMT 2007


On Tue, 2007-01-16 at 15:40 -0800, Matt Zimmerman 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)
> vmware-tools-kernel-modules-2.6.20-5 - vmware-tools modules for Linux (kernel 2.6.20)
> 
> The kernel team can provide details about how this is supposed to work, so that
> the documentation can be updated.
> 
> Kernel team: do these modules work with VMWare Workstation as well?

I've yet to actually use them, or figure out if they even work with
installations :)

I'll see if I can get them running with some eval copies.



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