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How can I paste to a headless host (CentOS 6.2) using VMware vSphere 5.1?

I've done lots of searching on this and have yet to find a solution that works. The following settings have been changed in the host config to allow copy/paste: isolation.tools.copy.disable = ...
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Domain Resolving To Wrong IP Using DNSMASQ

I have two VMs, one with my application which talks to the other vm running asterisk (and centos). The config for the application server needs to point to the asterisk box. To avoid having to change ...
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How to access Windows 7 files from VMware running CentOS 6.5

I have already enabled the shared folders and attempted to mount the folder shown in the file # /usr/bin/vmware-hgfsclient Which lists C and Documents which I created. Then I run the ...
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My Internet access stopped working after restarting CentOS Linux

I have given static IP on my Vmware CEntoS virtual machine. My internet was working fine. but after restarting machine This is my ifcfg-eth0 file DEVICE="eth0" NM_CONTROLLED="no" #ONBOOT="no" ...
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I cannot share folders in VMWare Player 6 (host: win 7, guest: centos 6.4)

I have a folder on my host system (Windows 7) and I want to use it on my guest system (Centos 6.4). On this page I read that I can access the shared directory under /mnt/hgfs/<shared name>. ...
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VMware ballooning state from inside guest

There's tools (e.g. extop) to check VMware ballooning state from VMware host. I'm using VMware to run CentOS 6.3 and when ballooning stars consume memory to reclaim it back to ESX host, my system ...
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lsusb: unable to initialize libusb: -99

When I try to run lsusb I get the following error: $ lsusb unable to initialize libusb: -99 System details: OS: CentOS 6.5 Kernel: 2.6.32-431.1.2.0.1.el6.x86_64 Installed: ...
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Default ispconfig 3 website page doesn't show

I am not a professional Linux user. I want to use ISPConfig 3 so I installed php and MariaDB on CentOS 6.3 on a vmware guest OS. Then I installed ISPConfig 3 too (on port 8080). But when I enter ...
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Centos 6.2 on vmware, kernel update, doesn't boot

I updated Centos 6.2 on virtual machine (vmware) yum -y upgrade kernel kernel-devel But after reboot machine, failed to boot. How could I retrive my data on that machine hard disk?
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Sharing Windows 7 host os Internet connection with linux centos 6.5 guest os in vmware

I am trying to share the Host OS Internet connection with the guest operating system installed in VMWare workstation 9.0. The guest operating system is centos 6.5 linux installed with "expert text" ...
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I want my existing folder on a centos6 client visible on win7 host

I want to make an existing folder on my centos6 client (VMWare Player) accessible on the Win7 host. What I did is: 1. created a shared folder syncro. Now I had a win7 shared folder visible from ...
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VMWare login issue

I am getting the following error when I try to log in with a user to my VM: "GDM could not write to your authorization file. This could mean that you are out of disk space or that your home directory ...
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how to access Apache server running on host os using the name other than the ip address or localhost on vmware guest

my Apache server is running on Windows 7 that is my host OS for CentOs 6.4 running on vmware. In windows 7 i can access web pages (files on server) through 127.0.0.1, localhost, and alias created of ...
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What are BIND9 virtual appliance minimum requirements?

I would like to ask what are the proposed, but minimal requirements for a BIND9 DNS server in VMWare (Win8, 64 bit host). I want to use to name my virtual machines, without maintaining all the hosts ...
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Boot to Live CD with VMWare

I have a CentOS6 virtual machine running on VMWare Workstation 7 and I need to boot to a LiveCD to increase my disk size. My problem is that I cant get the VM to boot to the ISO. It always boots to ...
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How to install a software in the centOS system which is installed in the virtual machine?

I downloaded a CentOS VMware file which can be played on the VMware Player. the problem for me is that I would like to install some software in the CentOS playing on the VMware player, but I don't ...
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VMWare Centos copy past not work

colleagues. I have a problem with copy-past from host (Windows XP) and guest (Centos) OS. I have installed VMWare Tools but it didn't help me. Strange situation... before I installed a VMWare tools ...
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How to convert a VMWare virtual disk to a physical disk? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Convert a Windows VM to physical partition I have a dual boot setup with Windows 7 and Ubuntu installed. I also have a VMWare image with CentOS and want to migrate this ...
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CentOS VM is slow on Windows 7 64-bit

Setup/version numbers Guest OS: CentOS 6.0 64-bit (installed from LiveCD) RAM: 1 GB Processors: 1 Hard Disk: 20 GB Host System: Lenovo T410 OS: Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit (Build 7600) ...
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Installing CentOS on VMware vCenter VM from remote console

I have a VM on my school's VMware vSphere server and I need to install CentOS on it, the disc is already in it but I can't install it 'cause the console doesn't work without VMware Tools (I can't ...
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vmware player won't run on CentOS due to missing /dev/vmmon, what could be the problem?

So I've tried installing vmware player 3.1.4 and 3.1.3 and both times had the same problem, when I try to load a VM I get the error "Could not open /dev/vmmon". When I ls /dev/ I can see there is no ...
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How to properly shutdown my CentOS VM

Usually, I just do a sudo /sbin/shutdown now when in my VM and wait for it to logout into the bash shell. Then after that I just go to Power > Power Off. Is this the right way to shutdown my CentOS ...
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Why do my VMware Images get so large?

I have a Centos VMware Image that I have recreated a couple times, and I notice that after a while it gets pretty large. It starts out at 8 GBs when I make it, and a week or two later it is 25GB and ...
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How to connect to my VM and host without Ethernet

I am using VMWare player on Ubuntu to run a CentOS VM. I usually connect to it using Bridged and an Ethernet connection and specify a static ip for the VM. How would I connect to my VM without an ...
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Unable to create context rendering error when run OpenGL application

I try to run Mesa gears example and I get following error: freeglut (./gears): Unable to create direct context rendering for window 'Gears' This may hurt performance. though the application runs ...