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Old 11-10-2007, 07:57 PM   #1
musik4u66
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Vmware Workstation and Backtrack 2.0 final Installation Problem


Okay I'm going to break it down simple here because I really need an answer here. I am frustrated and have looked over dozens of sites to try to figure this out. Hopefully someone can help. Anyways I downloaded the Backtrack 2.0 Final. Next I need to install this into VMware Workstation so I can use Backtrack. I opened a new workstation and browsed the backtrack ISO image into the new workstation and set everything up. This is where I'm confused because I know I'm not finished installing everything. I go as follows:

root, toor, startx. Then I go to KDE and go to the backtrack 2 installer. What do I do from there because it doesn't seem to be installing correctly. I know there are more steps but I'm clueless. Might I remind you that I am brand new to Linux and Vmware and any kind of DOS related, or command Prompt. Can somebody please enlighten me or direct me to an answer?
 
Old 11-10-2007, 10:23 PM   #2
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Backtracks website says it's a live CD which means you wouldn't need VMworkstation. You could just boot from the CD directly to check it out.
 
Old 11-11-2007, 10:54 AM   #3
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Never used it but it does mention vmware in docs area and the unoffical web site revealed some info there as well.

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