Upgrading to Lucid Lynx (II)
As I started to tell you earlier, my upgrade to Lucid Lynx was surprisingly uneventful. I went the “update-manager -d” way and there were very few errors. Sadly, one cannot install yet 3D video card drivers, but that’s alright, I have not time for games or crazy desktops yet. The really important reason to upgrade for me was my hope of better luck installing VMware. I managed to...
Upgrading Ubuntu to Lucid Lynx I
I have 2 computers I’ll be upgrading simultaneously: a desktop with 2.5 GB RAM running Ubuntu 9.10 and a Toshiba Tablet m200 running 8.04 LTS I started the upgrade on both by pressing Alt + F2 and typing “update-manager -d” (without quotes). I confirmed that that’s what I wanted, then the fun started: I was then told that the following are no longer supported: ...
VMware Server 2 on Ubuntu 9.10 FAIL
Playing again with VMware on linux - via The following is pretty much all I got after accepting VMw’s EULA: What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running kernel? [/lib/modules/2.6.31-20-generic/build/include] Extracting the sources of the vmmon module. Building the vmmon module. Using 2.6.x kernel build system. make: Entering directory...
VMware Server on the latest, unsupported Ubuntu →
Along with ubuntu-documentation, this is the ultimate guide to installing VMware on Linux - though soon to be obsolete due to the upcoming release of Lucid Lynx 10.04. If you want to see pretty screenshots, try howtoforge - they also have a nice tutorial of VM Converter. Following it I ended up with an error: None of the pre-built vmmon modules for VMware Server is suitable for your running...
Anul trecut pe vremea asta ... →
Am vazut ceva pe una din listele pe care le urmaresc si era cat pe ce sa raspund twitter. Dar m-am abtinut. Vroiam sa zic asta: E-ntr-adevar un om minunat daca reuseste sa te-nghita. Sper ca si tu-l inghiti pe el :D
Mi-am dat seama ca sunt zone prin casa asta unde n-am stat niciodata, atatea...– irizaţii