Linux Install VMWare Tools on Linux Red Hat RHEL 6 with Yum Easy Guide

May 11th, 2011 by Regaz



This is a Step by Step Tutorial on Installing VMWare Tools for Linux RedHat RHEL 6.1, 6.2, 6.2 and 6.4 with Yum Installer.

Take the Time of Reading and Carefully Executing Each Instruction…

With the VMWare Tools Installed you will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchange Files with the Host System!

Take the Time of Reading and Carefully Executing Each Instruction…

You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with RHEL on VMWare…

With the VMWare Tools Installed you will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchange Files with the Host System!

In Case You Get in Stuck during the Procedure do Not Esitate to Leave me a Comment here Below and Give me the Time of Looking for a Solution! ;)

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Install VMWare Linux RHEL

  1. Start Selecting Virtual Machine 32/64bit Install VMware Tools
    Wait until the Installing Media has been Mounted on
  2. After to be Mounted On the CD with VMWare Tools Should Pop-Up
    If It Do Not Appear Proceed to:
    • De-connect the CD and Re-Try
    • Reboot your System
  3. Double-Click on the VMware-Tools Archive and Extract Into /tmp Installing VMWare Tools on CentOS 6 Visually 2
  4. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  5. If You Do Not Dispose of a RHEL Subscription

    Setup YUM on RHEL from DVD
  6. Install some Prerequisite Packages
    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Install Needed Packages

    yum install kernel-headers kernel-devel gcc gcc-c++ make
  7. VMWare Tools Installation:
    • Access the Target Directory
      cd /tmp/vmware*
    • To Get Enabled the Shared Folders Apply Patch:

      VMWare-Tools Patch
    • Execute Installation Script
      ./vmware-install.pl

      Follow to Accept All the Default Proposed Settings

      Eventually Answer “Yes” to Enable Load New Kernel Modules at Boot.

    This is the Sign of Success! :)

     

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  8. VMWare Tools Troubleshootings
  9. Finally to Enable VMWare Tools without Logout
    vmware-user-suid-wrapper
You Find the VMWare Tools Installation Video on Youtube at: How-to Install the VMWare Tools on RHEL Linux 6

Have a Great Time with RHEL 6 on VMWare! ;)

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