ESXI – VMware Tools Slackware 14
VMware Tools is a suite of utilities that enhances the performance of the virtual machine’s guest operating system and improves management of the virtual machine. Installing it in the guest operating system is vital. Although the guest operating system can run without it, you lose important functionality and convenience.
1. Become root.
sudo su -
2. Make the /etc/pam.d directory.
3. Mount the ISO img to /media/cdrom It will mount as read-only.
mount /dev/dvd /mnt/dvd
4. Extract the File to /tmp
cd /mnt/dvd/ tar -xzvf VMwareTools*.tar.gz -C /tmp
5. Install the script.
cd /tmp/vmware-tools-distrib ./vmware-install.pl -d
shutdown -r 0