VMWare Player

I knew VMWare Player was released, but I’d been using VMWare Workstation and so I had no need to look into it.

It turns out many people have found interesting ways to “extend” its functionality.

Here are some instructions for creating a Windows XP guest.

Installing VMWare Tools with VMWare Player is a good idea, for it allows things such as drag-and-drop from the host to the guest. Here’s a program that lets you mount ISO images as drives under Windows XP.

Here is a pre-installed Debian net install.


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