Installing VMWare on Ubuntu 19.04

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#!/bin/bash
VMWARE_VERSION=workstation-15.0.4
TMP_FOLDER=/tmp/patch-vmware
rm -fdr $TMP_FOLDER
mkdir -p $TMP_FOLDER
cd $TMP_FOLDER
git clone https://github.com/mkubecek/vmware-host-modules.git
cd $TMP_FOLDER/vmware-host-modules
git checkout $VMWARE_VERSION
git fetch
make
sudo make install
sudo rm /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libz.so.1/libz.so.1
sudo ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libz.so.1 
/usr/lib/vmware/lib/libz.so.1/libz.so.1
sudo /etc/init.d/vmware restart

 

 


Cite this article:
Wolf Schweitzer: swisswuff.ch - Installing VMWare on Ubuntu 19.04; published 01/05/2019, 20:31; URL: https://www.swisswuff.ch/wordpress/?p=1680.

BibTeX: @MISC{schweitzer_wolf_1638544250, author = {Wolf Schweitzer}, title = {{swisswuff.ch - Installing VMWare on Ubuntu 19.04}}, month = {May}, year = {2019}, url = {https://www.swisswuff.ch/wordpress/?p=1680} }