[CentOS-virt] CentOS 5.1 guide for VMware Fusion

Bradley Sepos

bradleysepos at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 02:33:00 UTC 2008

On Feb 18, 2008 12:14 AM, Daniel de Kok <me at danieldk.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> On 2/18/08, Bradley Sepos <bradleysepos at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I recently created a VM running CentOS 5.1 x86-64 for development
> > purposes. Along the way, I found a number of fixes to various issues
> > one can experience under VMware and decided to turn my documentation
> > into a general guide that others might benefit from. I have not found
> > any guides for VMware Fusion on OS X, so I figured it is a worthwhile
> > endeavor. It is likely that most or all of this guide applies to
> > VMware Workstation as well.
> Looks great! How about describing how to install Johnny Hughes'
> open-vm-tools packages, rather than manually installing the vmware
> tools?:
> http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-virt/2007-December/000158.html
> With kind regards,
> Daniel

Thanks Daniel, I will have to look into this when I set up another
machine. The author describes them as "very much" experimental... are
you currently running these tools? If so, what benefits are you seeing
above the proprietary package?


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