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Old 27th December 2006, 07:23
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Default Couple of questions about Ubuntu Vmware install

Hi I followed the guide for the VMware Server install on Ubuntu LTS.
I was already using Ubuntu LTS as a desktop - so I just used that - I din't do a Ubuntu server install.

The install went fine. I am able to install guest operating systems from CDs.

Questions:

1) Using the web interface I am not able to change options. Do I have to create a root account to do this? I only have my user account that I use with sudo.

2) Maybe I'm being an idiot, but how do you get the downloaded virtual appliances to work? I downloaded a few - I figured it would be as simple as putting them in the default directory for VMs. This didn't work.

Thank you!
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