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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 10.1.5nb1, Package name: open-vm-tools-10.1.5nb1, Maintainer: agc

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. As virtualization technology rapidly
becomes mainstream, each virtualization solution provider implements
their own set of tools and utilities to supplement the guest virtual
machine. However, most of the implementations are proprietary and are
tied to a specific virtualization platform.

The tools are currently composed of kernel modules for Linux and
user-space programs for all VMware supported Unix-like guest operating
systems. They provide several useful functions like:

* File transfer between a host and guest
* Improved memory management and network performance under
virtualization
* General mechanisms and protocols for communication between host
and guests and from guest to guest

MESSAGE.x11 [+/-]

Required to run:
[sysutils/desktop-file-utils] [textproc/icu] [net/libdnet] [devel/glib2] [x11/gtkmm] [x11/libXtst] [security/xml-security-c] [graphics/gdk-pixbuf2-xlib] [lang/gcc48-libs] [archivers/libmspack]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/compositeproto] [x11/glproto] [x11/renderproto] [x11/xproto] [x11/xf86vidmodeproto] [x11/recordproto] [x11/xf86driproto] [x11/damageproto] [x11/inputproto] [x11/xextproto] [x11/randrproto] [x11/dri2proto] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [lang/gcc48] [pkgtools/cwrappers]

Package options: icu, x11

Master sites:

SHA1: 6de8e774cd61dde304c6e93a34b4fcdaefb12fc9
RMD160: 54b39bc8ef20bbd948a7a50b0aa2e3b4f28c7477
Filesize: 4896.038 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2017-06-23 20:25:12 by Kamil Rytarowski | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
Correct few build failues in open-vm-tools

Include PAM blk3.
Address <sys/user.h> removal fallout on NetBSD 8.99.1.
   2017-05-03 10:38:46 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (95)
Log message:
Convert CXXFLAGS setting C++ standard to USE_LANGUAGES.
   2017-04-22 23:04:05 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (670) | Package updated
Log message:
Revbump after icu update
   2017-04-16 04:49:50 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 10.1.5

Changelog:
Fixed:
* Authentication failure is reported as unknown general system error.
* Unable to backup virtual machines with active Docker containers.
   2017-02-20 10:19:27 by Tobias Nygren | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Fix no-x11 option and add option to disable icu. Bump rev.
   2017-02-19 23:45:27 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Include sys/stat.h on NetBSD as well, to provide struct stat.
   2017-02-12 07:26:18 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (1451)
Log message:
Recursive revbump from fonts/harfbuzz
   2017-02-06 14:56:14 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1452)
Log message:
Recursive bump for harfbuzz's new graphite2 dependency.