Using VMware Workstation Player for Linux is updated with each release of the product or when necessary.

This table provides the update history of Using VMware Workstation Player for Linux.




  • Removed references to deprecated guest operating systems in the document.

  • Removed procedures for Windows hosts in the document.

  • Removed the following sections because the functionality was removed in a previous release:

    • "Stream a Virtual Machine from a Web Server "

    • "Make a Virtual Machine Available for Streaming "

  • Removed requirement in Processor Requirements for Host Systems for "LAHF/SAHF support in long mode". This requirement applies only to older 64-bit CPUs produced before 2006.

  • Updated Prepare the Host System to Use 3D Accelerated Graphics to add a statement clarifying OpenGL3.3 support.

  • Added Changing Automatic Bridging Settings.



Initial release.