Install VMware Tools on ubuntu 9.04

VMware provides a completely virtualized set of hardware to the guest operating system,include the hardware for a video adapter, a network adapter, and hard disk adapters.

Download the VMware software from one of the following links:

VMware Player(free):

VMware server(free):

VMware workstation:

VMware ESX:

To install VMware tools,first open a terminal window and type following code:


then execute it by command:

sudo bash ./

It will take a little time to finish running the command above,reboot and then you are done if you are using VMware server or workstation,for more about it,refer to


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