How do I start a virtual machine in full-screen mode when using vmplayer?

Browse to the location of your virtual machine and edit the 'vmx' file inside.

Add the following line:

gui.fullScreenAtPowerOn = "TRUE"

Now whenever you open this virtual machine in the future it will be in full-screen mode.

Installing VMWare to Ubuntu (Hardy) Kernel 2.6.24

After downloading VMWare server I was unable to run without the following error showing up: make2?: *** /tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o? Error 1 make1?: *** _module_/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only? Error 2 make1?: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.24-16-generic' make: *** vmmon.ko? Error 2 make: Leaving directory `/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only' Unable to build the vmmon module.

The first patch I downloaded and ran was unsuccessful, however this one was