Installation - OfficialVMTools
NOTE: OfficialVMTools installs a set of VMWare drivers. Therefore, your virtual machine with OfficialVMTools installed is supposed to be used only with VMWare products.

  • VMWare Workstation properly installed (install in the same way of VMWare Player here).
  • Maemo SDK virtual image with Ubuntu Karmic (Server/Desktop) installed.
Maemo SDK Virtual Image with Ubuntu Desktop

1. Launch Maemo SDK virtual image.

2. On Desktop, click on OfficialVMTools Installer launcher.

3. See initial instructions and Read Nokia EULA license.

4. At next step, you must mount Official VMWare Tools ISO image.

5. After the installer has unpacked installation files, press ENTER when task is finished.

6. Then, the installer will ask for some directories and other options.

7. OfficialVMTools is properly installed on your machine. Restart your virtual image.

Maemo SDK Virtual Image with Ubuntu Server

1. Download and unzip installer for Maemo SDK Virtual Image with Server (see instructions here).
2. Start OpenVMTools installer with the following command:

$ sudo <installer_file_name>.sh

3. Follow the instructions of OpenVMTools installation for Maemo SDK Virtual Image with Ubuntu Desktop starting from step #03.

For more information see the documentation, and any problems or ideas, subscribe to our mailinglist: maemovmware-users.

Current Version
23 Dec 2009
Maemo SDK Virtual Images, 1.0 final

This release provides 2 different virtual images with Maemo SDK installed: an image with Ubuntu Server Intrepid Ibex and an image with Ubuntu Desktop Intrepid Ibex.

Maemo Diablo Ubuntu Intrepid Server virtual SDK image

Maemo Diablo Ubuntu Intrepid Desktop virtual SDK image

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