[haiku] Re: Guide to running Haiku under VirtualBox

  • From: Humdinger <humdingerb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 07 Mar 2009 20:08:12 +0100

Ryan Leavengood wrote:
Though maybe it would just be easier to try to get VMware working
again. Could I ask what version of VMware others are using in Ubuntu?
I am on Hardy (8.04 LTS) now but could upgrade to Intrepid (8.10) if
that helped.

I'm using VMware Player 2.5.1 build-126130 with Ubuntu 8.10.

Best get the .bundle at http://www.vmware.com/download/player/download.html

Install via "sudo sh VMware-Player-xxxxxxx.bundle"

And luroh's tip if your keyboard acts up in Haiku:

sudo gedit /etc/vmware/config

and add

xkeymap.nokeycodeMap = true

That worked for me last time bloody vmware player didn't start up after a 
kernel update.

Ubuntu: reminding those of us who use it why we work on Haiku.



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