Download Shareware and Freeware Software for Windows, Linux, Macintosh, PDA

line Home  |  About Us  |  Link To Us  |  FAQ  |  Contact

Serving Software Downloads in 976 Categories, Downloaded 30.074.650 Times

SlaBuntuVMware 0.2

  Date Added: July 26, 2010  |  Visits: 764

SlaBuntuVMware

Report Broken Link
Printer Friendly Version


Product Homepage
Download (82 downloads)

SlaBuntuVMware is a useful installation suite for installing VMware Server on Slackware or Ubuntu. The project automatically downloads packages from the VMware site. Tested on Slackware 11. (Slackware 10.2 might not work - try) Tested on Ubuntu Desktop Dapper Drake and Ubuntu Desktop Edgy. IMPORTANT: this suite does not include the vmware server packs, they are downloaded from the official VMware site. You also need a server key for activating the product that you must get (for free) from the VMware web-site (http://www.vmware.com/server/) INSTALLATION (Slackware Linux) : a) 1- The perfect setup for running vmware on Slackware is: Slackware 11 (When you install the OS leave a big partion for your virtual machines). Using a good server with an hardware raid controller: Suggested Partition Table (scsi disks, if ide hda): /dev/sda1 swap (megs?gb? depends on your system) /dev/sda2 / 10Gb /dev/sda3 /home 2Gb /dev/sda4 /vm (160 Gb the rest for your virtual machines) You must do a normal install with X support but no KDE. 2- Dropline Gnome (http://www.droplinegnome.net) It is suggested you run gnome on Slackware 11. Gnome is not included in the distro cds, therefore you must download Dropline Gnome. 3- Kernel 2.6.x (with the kernel sources into /usr/src/linux) (Default Kernel 2.4.33.3 works perfectly though) CAUTION: take a look on www.vmware.com for the supported kernel 2.6 versions. OR - If you have problems building 2.6.x vmware kernel module, just use the normal 2.4.33.3 kernel supplied with your slackware, or try the test26.s or huge26.s supplied with your slackware cds. b) - The base setup for running vmware on Slackware is: 1- Slackware 11 2- Kde(not tested can have problems with some libraries) (if you do not want to Download and install Dropline Gnome) 3- Kernel 2.4.33 (with the kernel sources into /usr/src/linux) Using a normal pc with no raid controller (so you should use linux raid software): Suggested Partition Table (scsi disks, if ide hda): /dev/md1 swap (megs?gb? depends on your system) /dev/md2 / 10Gb /dev/md3 /home 2Gb /dev/md4 /vm (100 Gb? the rest for your virtual machines) --------------------------------------------------------------------------- If you do not want to use Gnome or Kde go at the end of this file. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2) After making sure you have everything (including the kernel sources inside /usr/src/linux) you can run: 3) as root ./setup.sh 4) follow the steps provided (you can hit ENTER to most of the questions (90%) 4) provide the vmware free key when needed (ask for it on the site http://www.vmware.com) 6) under an X session: Run the command "vmware" and Enjoy vmware! INSTALLATION (Ubuntu Desktop, Alternate,NOT Server): 1) edit /etc/apt/sources.list and uncomment all the lines starting with deb 2) open a terminal (xterm) and type "sudo ./setup.sh" 3) follow the steps provided (you can hit ENTER to most of the questions (90%) 4) provide the vmware free key when needed (ask for it on the site http://www.vmware.com) 5) Run the command "vmware" and Enjoy vmware! INSTALLATION ON UBUNTU SERVER - Not tried yet, but you should at first download and install X11 and gnome and then follow the steps provided for Ubuntu Desktop above. IMPORTANT INFO: - Remember that vmware server packs are downloaded from the official vmware site and are property of the VMware Company: http://www.vmware.com/ - Remember that in order to use VMware you should accept the terms of the VMware license that will be displayed during the installation process. - Remember that in order to installa VMware you should ask the VMware fellows for a key. Do this at the VMware site: http://www.vmware.com/ - To create virtual machines you should use the vmware console. a) Run the command "vmware" and the vmware console starts up. b) Then connect to localhost. - After created a virtual machine to run it from the cmd line use: bash# vmware-cmd vmname.vmx start Author: Lorenzo Allori ##################################################### If you do not have Gnome or Kde youll need the following: ##################################################### - Slack with glibc and glibcsolibs installed. Make sure you have X11 installed with a window manager. Packages needed are: glibc-2.3.6-i486-6.tgz glibc-solibs-2.3.6-i486-6.tgz kernel-source-2.4.33.3-noarch-1.tgz x11-6.9.0-i486-11.tgz x11-devel-6.9.0-i486-11.tgz windowmaker-0.92.0-i486-1.tgz You can find those on http://www.slackware.com. Download them and to install those just type (as root): # installpkg pkgname When you have finished installing all the packages you need remember to run: # ldconfig - If you need a window manager you can install windowmaker: # installpkg windowmaker-0.92-i486.tgz # wmaker.inst.

Requirements: No special requirements
Platforms: Linux
Keyword: Dropline Gnome Gnome Install Installation Suite Kernel Server Slabuntuvmware Slackware Ubuntu Ubuntu Desktop Virtual Machines Vmware Server You Do Not
Users rating: 0/10

License: Freeware Size: 12.29 KB
SLABUNTUVMWARE RELATED
Utilities  -  VMware Server 2.0.2
Get Started with Virtualization Risk-Free Start Achieving the Benefits of Virtualization The free VMware Server is based upon VMware’s proven virtualization technology. With this robust yet easy to use software you can: * Accelerate server...
507 MB  
E-Mail Tools  -  EML Opener 10. 9. 2001
Kernel EML Viewer is a free and standalone utility that helps you to view eml file contents when there is an urgency of viewing the contents of the file and you do not have Outlook Express installed on your computer. This eml viewer software lets...
2.32 MB  
File Utilities  -  FSGuide 0.6
FSGuide is a Norton Commander-clone for the web, which might be useful when you do not have shell access to your server, but want to perform various file operations. As a hosting provider, you can even give this tool to your hosting users, so they...
112.64 KB  
Graphics Editors  -  Helicon 3D Viewer 1.3.4
Helicon 3D Viewer is a free utility to manipulate 3D models produced by Helicon Focus. You do not need to have Helicon Focus license to install and use Helicon 3D Viewer. Use free Helicon 3D Viewer to share your 3D results with your coleagues...
10.7 MB  
Puzzles  -  Domino Solitaire 1.5
Domino Solitaire (DomiSol) is a puzzle where 28 dominoes are placed to form a rectangle but you do not see their bounds. Your goal is to find these bounds by grouping the domino halves into a correct domino set. A logic challenge. Each game has at...
231 KB  
Productivity  -  Centrik Touch - Free Smart Relationship Assistant 1.0.5
PLEASE NOTE: CENTRIK TOUCH IS CURRENTLY IN AN INVITE-ONLY BETA AND CLOSED FOR NEW USERS. WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU DO NOT INSTALL THE APP AT THIS TIME UNLESS YOU HAVE RECEIVED AN INVITATION FROM CENTRIK OR A CENTRIK TOUCH BETA USER. IF YOU WOULD LIKE...
12.2 MB  
Productivity  -  Digital Drop 1.1.0.0
Knowing if your server is up and running is priority ONE for any server administrators. And that is exactly what this app lets you do. All you need is your own Digital Ocean account along with some API keys and you're on your way to management!...
2 MB  
Reference  -  USCIS VisaBulletin 1.0.0.0
This application holds the visa bulletin information in pdf format from January 2009 to April 2014. There is also a built-in pdf reader so that you do not need to install any pdf reader to use this app. You can view the all the archived...
14 MB  
Utilities  -  GKVM 0.3
Gkvm is a gnome interface who simplify creation an use of KVM linux virtual machines.
153.6 KB  
Misc. Server Tools  -  Ubuntu Server 11.10
Ubuntu is a Debian-based Linux distribution. Welcome to Karmic Koala a.k.a Ubuntu 9.10 Ubuntu is a community developed operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers. Whether you use it at home, at school...
679.29 MB  
NEW DOWNLOADS IN LINUX SOFTWARE, NETWORK & INTERNET
Linux Software  -  Polling Autodialer Software 3.4
ICTBroadcast Auto Dialer software has a survey campaign for telephone surveys and polls. This auto dialer software automatically dials a list of numbers and asks them a set of questions that they can respond to, by using their telephone keypad....
488 B  
Linux Software  -  Total Video Converter Mac Free 3.5.5
Total Video Converter Mac Free developed by EffectMatrix Ltd is the official legal version of Total Video Converter which was a globally recognized brand since 2006. Total Video Converter Mac Free is a free but powerful all-in-one video...
17.7 MB  
Linux Software  -  Skeith mod_log_sql Analyzer 2.10beta2
Skeith is a php based front end for analyzing logs for Apache using mod_log_sql.
47.5 KB  
Linux Software  -  SLAX 6.0+
Slax is a modern, portable, small and fast Linux operating system with a modular approach and outstanding design. Despite its small size, Slax provides a wide collection of pre-installed software for daily use, including a well organized graphical...
190 KB  
Linux Software  -  GTK+ 2.5
GTK+, which stands for the GIMP Toolkit, is a library for creating graphical user interfaces for the X Window System. It is designed to be small, efficient, and flexible. GTK+ is written in C with a very object-oriented approach. Language bindings...
60 MB  
Network & Internet  -  Free WiFi Hotspot 3.3.1
Free WiFi Hotspot is a super easy solution to turn your laptop or notebook into a portable Wi-Fi hotspot, wirelessly sharing your internet connections like DSL, Cable, Bluetooth, Mobile Broadband Card, Dial-Up, etc. through the built-in wireless...
1.04 MB  
Network & Internet  -  Easy Uploads 1.8
Easy uploads is a file storage media streaming application designed by Filestreamers that allows you to upload, store, and stream your files from their virtually unlimited file storage server. Easy Uploads can backup,share, and stream your files...
615.97 KB  
Network & Internet  -  IPv6 CARE 3.2b
IPv6 CARE, "IPv6 Compliant Automatic Runtime Environment", is a Linux tool able to patch ipv6-agnostic programs on-the-fly ('patch' mode). It can also generate a diagnosis about the IPv6 compliance of an application ('check' mode).
409.6 KB  
Network & Internet  -  PacketFence ZEN 3.1.0
PacketFence is a fully supported, trusted, Free and Open Source network access control (NAC) system. Boosting an impressive feature set including a captive-portal for registration and remediation, centralized wired and wireless management, 802.1X...
1024 MB  
Network & Internet  -  django-dbstorage 1.3
A Django file storage backend for files in the database.
10.24 KB