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Old 09-18-2012, 12:47 AM   #1
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linux installation on vmware.


i am using windows xp and i want install linux on vmware. how to install.
 
Old 09-18-2012, 01:34 AM   #2
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Hi,

download/purchase vmware (sorry I don't use vmware), download a linux distro install iso, boot up a virtual machine with the the virtual cd/dvd drive pointing to the the iso file.

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Old 09-20-2012, 03:45 AM   #3
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There 10 steps to install vmware on linux
OP wants to install vmware on windows, and linux on vmware.

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Old 09-20-2012, 04:20 AM   #4
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Hi,

OP wants to install vmware on windows, and linux on vmware.

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