open-vm-tools package in Ubuntu

open-vm-tools: Open VMware Tools for virtual machines hosted on VMware (CLI)
open-vm-tools-dbgsym: debug symbols for open-vm-tools
open-vm-tools-desktop: Open VMware Tools for virtual machines hosted on VMware (GUI)
open-vm-tools-desktop-dbgsym: debug symbols for open-vm-tools-desktop
open-vm-tools-dev: Open VMware Tools for virtual machines hosted on VMware (development)
open-vm-tools-dkms: Open VMware Tools vmxnet kernel module (deprecated)

This package has 29 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Bernd Zeimetz
Medium Urgency
amd64 i386 all
Latest upload:

*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections

VMWare toolstrunk

The Open Virtual Machine Tools (open-vm-tools) are the open source implementation of VMware Tools. They are a set of guest operating system virtualization components that enhance performance and user experience of virtual machines.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: no

There are no registered releases for the VMWare tools ⇒ trunk.

The Bionic Beaver (active development)
2:10.1.15-1build1 release (main) 2017-11-22
The Artful Aardvark (current stable release)
2:10.1.10-3 release (main) 2017-09-22
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2:10.0.7-3227872-2ubuntu1 release (main) 2016-04-15
2:10.0.7-3227872-5ubuntu1~16.04.1 updates (main) 2017-02-09
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2:9.4.0-1280544-5ubuntu6 release (main) 2014-04-09
2:9.4.0-1280544-5ubuntu6.2 updates (main) 2014-06-19
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2011.12.20-562307-0ubuntu1 release (multiverse) 2012-01-25
2011.12.20-562307-0ubuntu1.2 updates (multiverse) 2016-01-06