How To Set Up VMware Tools On Various Linux Distributions

“This document explains how to set up the VMware Tools in the
following guest operating systems: Ubuntu 7.04, Fedora 7, PCLinuxOS
2007 and Debian Etch. Installing VMware Tools in your guest
operating systems will help maximize performance, provide mouse
synchronization and copy & paste functionality. This article
also shows a way of making VMware Tools start automatically when
you start a guest operating system.

“I used the VMware Tools v1.0.3-44356 provided by VMware Server