Kali linux-01 update system and installation Vmtools

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I. Updating the system

1.1 Add Update Source Address

[Email protected]:~# vi/etc/apt/sources.list

Add the update source address at the end of the file and enter : Wq Save

Deb Http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/kali kali-rolling main Non-free contrib
DEB-SRC Http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/kali kali-rolling main Non-free contrib

1.2 Updating the system

The following steps are repeated 2 times

[Email protected]:~# apt-get Update #只更新软件包的索引源
[Email protected]:~# apt-get update--fix-missing #当update时出现大量报错, there is no way to add parameters to update
[Email protected]:~# apt-get Upgrade #升级系统上安装的所有软件包
[Email protected]:~# apt-get Dist-upgrade #进行大的版本更新

Second, installation Vmtools

2.1 Installing the Linux header file

[Email protected]:~# apt-get Install linux-headers-$ (uname-r)

2.2 Installing Vmtools

1. Click VMware Menu-Virtual machine-install VMware Tools

2. Double-click to open the CD-ROM and copy vmwaretools-10.1.6-5214329.tar.gz to desktop

3, double hit Open vmwaretools-10.1.6-5214329.tar.gz, and the inside of the folder extracted to the desktop

4. Open Vmware-tools-distrib folder, right-click in the current directory--Open in terminal

5. Start the installation of Vmtools

[email protected]:~/Desktop/vmware-tools-distrib# lsbin  caf  doc  etc   FILES  INSTALL  installer  lib  vgauth   vmware-install.pl[email protected]:~/Desktop/vmware-tools-distrib# chmod +x vmware-install.pl[ email protected]:~/Desktop/vmware-tools-distrib# ls -l Total usage  392drwxr-xr-x  2 root  root   4096 3 Month   17  2017 bindrwxr-xr-x  5  Root root   4096 3 Month   17  2017 cafdrwxr-xr-x  2  root root   4096 3 Month   17  2017 docdrwxr-xr-x   5 root root   4096 3 Month   17  2017 etc-rw-r--r--   1 root root 149442 3 Month   17  2017 FILES-rw-r--r--   1 root root  &Nbsp;2538 3 Month   17  2017 INSTALLdrwxr-xr-x  2 root root    4096 3 Month   17  2017 installerdrwxr-xr-x 15 root root    4096 3 Month   17  2017 libdrwxr-xr-x  3 root  Root   4096 3 Month   17  2017 vgauth-rwxr-xr-x  1 root  root 216748 3 Month   17  2017 vmware-install.pl[email protected]:~/Desktop /vmware-tools-distrib# ./vmware-install.pl

6. Enter the following way, then restart the system

After rebooting the system and discovering that the virtual machines in VMware are not full-screen, click on the VMware menu-View-Auto-resize-automatically adapts to the client, then you can see the virtual machine can be full screen

7, previously installed Vmtools, but not installed successfully, prompted the following code:

a previous installation of vmware tools  Has been detected. the previous installation was made by the tar installer  (version  4). Keeping the tar4 installer database format. You have a version of vmware tools installed. continuing this  install will first uninstall the currently installed version. do  you wish to continue?  (yes/no)  [yes]Error: Unable to find  the binary installation directory  (Answer bindir) in the installer  database file  "/etc/vmware-tools/locations". uninstall failed. please correct the failure and re run the  Install. execution aborted. 



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