The following is how to install vmware tools on FreeNas.

Second do the following by mounting the vmware tools cds.

  1. mkdir /mnt/cdrom
  2. mount -t cd9660 /dev/iso9660/VMware\ Tools /mnt/cdrom/
  3. cp /mnt/cdrom/vmware-freebsd-tools.tar.gz /root/
  4. tar -zxmf vmware-freebsd-tools.tar.gz
  5. cd vmware-tools-distrib/lib/modules/binary/FreeBSD9.0-amd64
  6. cp vmxnet3.ko /boot/modules

Last update 10-30-2016