I tried installing vmware ..but i some promlems in it i cud not able to complete the installation !!
this is what i did...
sudo apt-get install linux-headers-`uname -r` build-essential xinetd
it installed some packages and then prompted me to do this..
"Media change: please insert the disc labeled
'Ubuntu 5.10 _Breezy Badger_ - Release i386 (20051012)'
in the drive '/cdrom/' and press enter"
so i inserted the disc(mine was i486) and pressed enter it showed
and after few secs again showed the same prompt to insert the cd.so i justt pressed ctrl+C !!!!(stopped) then did..
sudo apt-get install gcc-3.4
then downloaded the vmware software from http://www.vmware.com/products/server/
extracted the folder to /tmp then i did..
till here everything was okay..then when i did ..
it asked the location for all files and folders to be instaled i accepted the default one's
but finally it says.....
"Unable to get the access rights of source file "./vmware-vix/bin".
but i cant see the bin inside the folder ./vmware-vix (tried ls -a ./vmware-vix)
PLease help me!!