Quote Originally Posted by RobinReborn View Post
I have a problem here

In the VMware management console, right click on the VM and tell VMware to install the VM tools then copy the tools:

sudo mount /media/cdrom0

the sudo mount /media/cdrom0 doesn't work whether I have no CD or a blank CD. I don't know where I can go to see the VMware management console. I am using Ubunto 8.10 but there are some slight differences (like I have a i386 not amd64). Any help would be greatly appreciated.
That might have been a little too short. In the VMware Infrastructure client you have to right click on the virtual machine in the inventory panel on the left and select "Install/Upgrade VMware tools", then the mount should work.