VMware workstation 5.5 won't install on Edgy

Gabriel Dragffy dragffy at yandex.ru
Tue Dec 19 11:31:50 UTC 2006


Well the solution was (hardly a solution) but changing from 5.5.1 to
5.5.3 allowed it to be installed OK. I have dabbled with player and
server but prefer the compactness of workstation. I am much more
productive with the workstation. Thank you for the suggestions anyhoo!

On Tue, 2006-12-19 at 10:39 +0100, Ouattara Oumar Aziz wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Remzi AKYÜZ a écrit :
> > Hello,
> > can you vmware-server ?
> > I think vmware-server is better than vmware workstation and it is free :)
> > can you look at this
> > http://www.vmware.com/products/server
> > page ?
> > 
> 
> I won't say that vmware server is better (even though I prefer it). 
> Vmware server is meant for server but can run on Desktop. Nevertheless 
> it needs great performance from the Host computer.
> 
> Using VMware Workstation can be considered as a mix of vmware player ( 
> light version of Workstation ) and vmware server ( heavy version of 
> Workstation).
> 
> The point is Workstation isn't free . So if you mind spending money for 
> it, you can use Player or Server.
> 
> I would recommend Server if you use many VM simultaneously and Player if 
> you just want to use a VM from time to time.
> 
> wattazoum
> http://wattazoum.fr
> 





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