New VMware Tools released

VMware has released 2 new version of VMware tools.

Version 10.0.12 caters to the legacy guest operating systems

  • VMware Tools support for Guest Operating Systems in version 10.0.12
    • winPreVista.iso supports Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 2003.
    • linuxPreGLibc25.iso supports Linux guest operating systems earlier than RHEL 5, SLES 11, Ubuntu 7.04, and other distributions with glibc version earlier than 2.5.
    • darwinPre15.iso supports Mac OS X versions 10.10.x and older.
  • VMware Tools 7.7.0 support for the following guest operating systems has been already frozen
    • winPre2k.iso supports versions earlier than Windows 2000.
  • VMware Tools 8.1.0 support for the following guest operating systems has been already frozen
    • netware.iso supports NetWare guest operating systems.

Version 10.1 is a new major release with several enhancements, and bug fixes.

See full release notes for version 10.0.12: https://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vmwaretools/10012/vmware-tools-10012-release-notes.html

See full release notes for version 10.1.0: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vmwaretools/1010/vmware-tools-1010-release-notes.html

Share This:

Leave a Reply

Your e-mail address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.