date: 2007-05-02 22:15:20+00:00

VMware server on Ubuntu 7.04 the easy way

categories: - Howto - Linux

You would find howtos here and there about installation of vmware server the manual way.

There's a much easier way, as it is available in the commercial repository of Canonical

Add this line to /etc/apt/sources.list : deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu feisty-commercial main

From synaptic, install vmware-server, it will install its dependencies along.

Obtain a serial number at http://register.vmware.com/content/registration.html

As soon as it is installed, you can access the vmware console from the Applications menu > System tools > VMware server console