Update: Vmware sever 2.0 final has been released. Version 2.0 has updated version for Firefox 3.0.x series.
VMWare remote console plugin allows to control VMWare server 2.0RC1. However, when you upgrade Firefox to 3.0.1 it will not work or get disabled by Firefox 3.0.1 due to plug-in compatibility issue. To fix this issue shutdown your Firefox, locate a directory called VMwareVMRC@vmware.com. This hack tested on:
=> Linux running Firefox 3.0.1
=> VMware Remote Console Plug-in version 22.214.171.124265
Open a shell prompt and type the following commands:
$ cd ~/.mozilla/
$ find . -type d -iname "VMwareVMRC@vmware.com"
Change the directory, enter:
$ cd ./firefox/szvrcz3m.default/extensions/VMwareVMRC@vmware.com
$ cp install.rdf ~/install.rdf.bak
$ vi install.rdf
Find line that read as follows:
Replace it with:
<em:maxVersion>3.0.1.*</em:maxVersion>Tweet itFacebook itGoogle+ itPDF itFound an error/typo on this page?