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Old 09-21-2007, 01:09 PM   #1
sujitkale
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vmware


i have installed vmware as u have guided thank you for that but when i open applications -> system -> vmware server console it was unable to open what could be the reason?

thanks

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Old 09-21-2007, 01:21 PM   #2
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http://www.howtoforge.com/vmware_server_fedora7
 
Old 09-21-2007, 01:24 PM   #3
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Maybe if you just visited the vmware site?

As for installing, that is pretty easy. I believe that both vmwareplayer and vmwareserver are available in rmp format. Just donwload and install with rpm -ivh package name. And then there is compiling left to do. cd to the directory where vmware was installed and run the file that ends in .pl.
 
Old 09-21-2007, 02:14 PM   #4
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http://www.vmware.com/download/server/

Install tip: Add RAM to your system.. each vmware appliance that is running reservers a block of RAM and your system needs RAM as well.. if you don't have enough RAM in your box, the performance of the VM will be dismal.

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