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VMWare Workstation Keyboard and Mouse stop working

I'm having the exact same issue on my laptop. I'm using the built in keyboard and touch pad so not an issue with bluetooth or anything. I'm running Kali in VMware Workstation 17 Player and my keyboard ...
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How to assess the actual power (and whether mapped 1:1 to physical host CPU) of virtualized VM CPUs?

I am not sure you can do this reliably with only access to the VM guest (Just like we can't prove we are living in a simulation). One way to get a good part of the way there might be to spin up ...
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Put VM on real hardware

I have used clonezilla in the past. Connect the hard drive or ssd from the new PC via USB. Modifiy the vmware settings add the USB storage, from above, to said VM and make it boot from the clonezilla....
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VMWare Workstation Keyboard and Mouse stop working

I got the same issue on vmware workstation 17 player on a windows 11 host with an ubuntu 23.10 VM. System work fine and stop capturing keybord and mouse after a while.. System still working and is ...
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Are you supposed to run vmware with root, or is there a way around it?

polkit-agent-helper-1: error response to PolicyKit daemon: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1.Error.Failed: No session for cookie Apparently the error is due to a bug in polkit. Somehow the ...
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