VMware-Tools Installation for KaOS 2015.04
The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on KaOSx 2015.04 KDE Plasma 5 Desktop GNU+Linux Desktop.
You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with KaOS on the VMWare Virtual Machine
With the VMWare Tools Installed you Can Custom Easy-Resizing the Screen Just Dragging and More your Guest will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchanging Files with the Host System!
Start the Process of Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD with:
On VMWare Fusion: Virtual Machine >> Install VMWare Tools
On VMWare Workstation: VM >> Install VMWare Tools
May be you will need to Wait Until VMWare has Provided to Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD.
If after Download the Window with the VMWare Tools Do Not Appear you will Need to Manually Disconnect the CD/DVD in:
Virtual Machines >> CD/DVD(IDE) >> Disconnect CD/DVD
and after Re-Starting the VMWare Tools Installation…
On Pop-Up Select Open VMware Tools CD with File Manager
Double-Click on VMware Tools tar.gz Archive
Extract VMware Tools into /tmp
Open Add/Remove Software Tool
Search & Install the ‘linux-headers’
Open a Shell Terminal Emulator Window
How-to Make the Needed VMWare-Tools Init Directories
Execute Installation Script
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
Follow to Accept All the Default Proposed Settings…
Eventually Answer “Yes” to Enable Load New Kernel Modules at Boot.
Now to Enable the VMWare Tools without Logout Try:
This is the Sign of Success! :)
Here is the VMWare Tools Troubleshooting Guide:
VMware-Tools Installation Guides for Other Linux Distros:
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