Return the current VMware software version (exit status determines whether the system is a VM or not)
Return the VMware hardware version
$ vmware-checkvm -h
This is a simple console application and can be run as any user. vmware-checkvm check if is running in a VM (returns 0) or not (returns 1).
vmware-checkvm has no options.
More information about vmware-checkvm and the Open VM Tools can be found at <http://open-vm-tools.sourceforge.net/>.
vmware-toolbox-cmd(1) libguestlib(3) libvmtools(3) vmware-xferlogs(1) vmware-user-suid-wrapper(1)
Open VM Tools were written by VMware, Inc. <http://www.vmware.com/>.
This manual page was put together from homepage materials by Daniel Baumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).