Install VMware Player 5.0.1 in Linux Mint 13

Add VMware Player 5.0.1 to your Linux Mint computer

Here's how you can install VMware Player 5.0.1 in Linux Mint 13.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter.

sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-`uname -r`

3. Use these commands to install the 32-bit version.

mkdir ~/VMware && cd ~/VMware wget -c http://goo.gl/qGcHF -O VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.i386.bundle.tar tar -xvf VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.i386.bundle.tar chmod +x VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.i386.bundle sudo sh VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.i386.bundle

4. Use these commands to install the 64-bit version.

mkdir ~/VMware && cd ~/VMware wget -c http://goo.gl/aoveM -O VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.x86_64.bundle.tar tar -xvf VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.x86_64.bundle.tar chmod +x VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.x86_64.bundle sudo sh VMware-Player-5.0.1-894247.x86_64.bundle

For more, see the original article at the link below.

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