I have TeamViewer access to a VMware virtual machine, which is running Ubuntu. I would like to install VMware tools on it, but I can't, because all of the tutorials start with: Mount an image...
I have no access to the host, only to the guest.
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sudo apt-get install open-vm-tools (for a guest running Ubuntu Server) or
sudo apt-get install open-vm-tools-desktop (for a guest running Ubuntu Desktop).
VMware recommends using
open-vm-tools instead of the proprietary distribution.