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There's a method for installing vmware workstation on Etch, but I keep receiving the same errors, and it doesn't install: "(Reading database ... dpkg: serious warning: files list file for ...
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    Question VMWare Workstation on Etch


    There's a method for installing vmware workstation on Etch, but I keep receiving the same errors, and it doesn't install: "(Reading database ...
    dpkg: serious warning: files list file for package `xserver-xorg-video-vmware' missing, assuming package has no files currently installed.
    103758 files and directories currently installed.)
    Unpacking vmwareworkstation (from vmwareworkstation_6.0.2-59825_i386.deb) ...
    I'm not sure I'm modifying the preinstall and other files correctly in the Deb subdirectory, or it's something else.
    Thanks.

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    Smile Installed...

    And using Firefox in XP in Etch right now....

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    I would use VMware-Server.
    It does the same trick

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    Thanks FeestBijtje. I'll check it out a little later.

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