Run vmware server console on a Mac
Saturday, September 02, 2006 • posted by Michael Rothwell @ 9:39 AM
Ok, it's not really running *on* the Mac, but keep reading. I tried running the Windows version using Crossover Office (e.g., Wine for Mac), and although it installed, it would never run. So I tried running the Linux version, from a Linux machine, using Apple's X11. It worked! TAO of Mac has some instructions.
Long story short:
- ssh -Y to a linux machine with vmware-server-console installed.
- edit ~/.vmware/preferences to add a line like xkeymap.language="pt104"
- run vmware-server-console