On Mon, Apr 26, 2010 at 8:18 PM, John Thomas <gmane-2006-04-16 at jt-socal.com> wrote: > Agnello George wrote: >> I had installed the vmware server ( VMware-server-2.0.1-156745.i386 ) on >> my CentOS 5 box how ever i am not able to to find the command >> vmware-server-console . Do i need to install that RPM separately . > > The console app is a Firefox plugin, but I extract the app and run it > separately and find that solution (hack?) much better. > > From memory, here is how you do that: > 1. Get a copy of vmware-vmrc-linux-x86.xpi (mine was in > /usr/lib/vmware/webAccess/tomcat/apache-tomcat-6.0.16/webapps/ui/plugin/vmware-vmrc-linux-x86.xpi) > 2. Rename the file to vmware-vmrc-linux-x86.xpi.zip > 3. Unzip the file > > Now run vmware-vmrc or pass some info like capitalized below: > vmware-vmrc -h HOST:PORT -u USER -p PASSWORD :D Awesome!!! Just tried it and it works wonderfully. Now I don't need to boot into that XP partition anymore... Thank you!