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VMware Workstation 8.0.1 released

VMware workstation 8.0.1 update has been released.In this new free update for Workstation 8.0 users, there are some enhancements and some bugfix.


  • Graphics performance and compatibility enhancements
  • Improvements in creating and using shared virtual machines and remote virtual machines
  • Ubuntu 11.10 is officially supported as a guest operating system

Some resolved issues

  • VMware Tools failed to start in Fedora 15 guests
  • An Ubuntu 11.10 guest crashed with a signal 11 error if you installed or upgraded VMware Tools
  • Easy Install did not properly function on Ubuntu 11.10
  • If remote virtual machines were open, you could not shut down the Windows hosts

You can read the full release notes here:


For more information about Workstation 8, trial version or buy:


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