SOLVED: vmplayer dying on lenny/amd64
On 3 Sep 2009, at 10:42, michael wrote:
I've recently upgraded my amd64 box from etch to lenny. I had been
VMware's free vmplayer on etch (to run a WinXP guest) without
However, under lenny (with an un-install and then a new install of
vmplayer by running VMware-Player-2.5.3-185404.x86_64.bundle) I've
few problems and was wondering if anybody could advise?
a) vmplayer sometimes says the CMOS is wrong
b) vmplayer frequently hangs - lots of cpu usage, not disk bound, but
unresponsive (can occasionally click on XP's start or a program but
I binned my guest image, grabbed a copy of a known-working one, and
been fine since.