The Book of VMware

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The Book of VMware—The Complete Guide to VMware Workstation……………………………………………….1


Chapter 1: Introduction…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….3


Overview………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..3


1.1    Who Should Read This Book………………………………………………………………………………………………3


1.2    Terms and Conventions………………………………………………………………………………………………………4


1.3    Book Layout……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..4


1.4    VMware Applications;………………………………………………………………………………………………………..6


1.4.1    Quality Assurance (QA)……………………………………………………………………………………….6


1.4.2    Network Programming and Testing……………………………………………………………………….6


1.4.3    Operating System Development, Research, and Education……………………………………….7


1.4.4    Other VMware Products……………………………………………………………………………………….7


Chapter 2: The VMware Virtual Machine………………………………………………………………………………………….8


Overview………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..8


2.1    Processor, Bus, Memory, and Interrupts……………………………………………………………………………….8


2.2    The VMware Devices…………………………………………………………………………………………………………9


2.2.1    IDE Disks and CD-ROM Drives…………………………………………………………………………..9


2.2.2    SCSI Disks;……………………………………………………………………………………………………….10


2.2.3    Floppy Drives……………………………………………………………………………………………………11


2.2.4    Ethernet Interfaces……………………………………………………………………………………………..11


2.2.5    Serial Ports………………………………………………………………………………………………………..12


2.2.6    Parallel Ports……………………………………………………………………………………………………..12


2.2.7    USB Interface……………………………………………………………………………………………………13


2.2.8    Graphics…………………………………………………………………………………………………………..13


2.2.9    Mouse………………………………………………………………………………………………………………13


2.2.10    Sound Cards…………………………………………………………………………………………………….14


2.3    PC BIOS…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………14


2.4    How a PC Boots………………………………………………………………………………………………………………15


Chapter 3: Installing VMware Workstation……………………………………………………………………………………..16


Overview………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………16


3.1    Host System Requirements……………………………………………………………………………………………….16


3.2    Installing VMware Workstation for Windows……………………………………………………………………..17


3.2.1 Upgrading from Version 2………………………………………………………………………………….18


3.3    Starting VMware for Windows………………………………………………………………………………………….18


3.4    VMware Workstation for Windows Files……………………………………………………………………………19


3.5    Uninstalling VMware for Windows……………………………………………………………………………………19


3.6    Installing VMware Workstation for Linux…………………………………………………………………………..20


3.7    Configuring VMware Workstation for Linux………………………………………………………………………22


3.8    Compiling VMware Kernel Modules………………………………………………………………………………….24


3.9    Starting VMware Workstation for Linux…………………………………………………………………………….25


3.10    VMware Linux Executables…………………………………………………………………………………………….26


vmware-config.pl……………………………………………………………………………………………………..26


vmware-uninstall.pl…………………………………………………………………………………………………..26


vmware-wizard…………………………………………………………………………………………………………26


vmware-nmbd, vmware-smbd, vmware-smbpasswd, vmware-smbpasswd.bin………………26


vmware-mount.pl, vmware-loop………………………………………………………………………………..26


vmnet-bridge, vmnet-dhcpd, vmnet-natd, vmnet-netifup, vmware-ping………………………..26


vmnet-sniffer…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….27


3.11    VMware Linux Library Directory…………………………………………………………………………………….27


3.12    VMware Workstation for Linux Boot Script………………………………………………………………………27

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