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Install ESXi VMWare tools on Ubuntu Server Edition

  1. sudo su
  2. apt-get update
  3. apt-get upgrade
  4. apt-get install build-essential binutils linux-headers-`uname -r`
  5. mount /dev/scd0 /cdrom
  6. cp -a /cdrom/VMwareTools* /tmp/
  7. cd /tmp/
  8. tar -vxzf VMwareTools*.gz
  9. cd vmware-tools-distrib/
  10. ./vmware-install.pl

All the defaults are fine.

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