VMware Fusion: Cannot connect to a valid peer process

I ran VMware Fusion 10 on macOS, and got this error when starting a VM.
Cannot connect to a valid peer process
找不到可以连接的有效对等进程

I googled, most guys says to trust developer from Preferences.app, but I’ve already trusted.

I checked process list, only:

I tried this on another working mac:

Those processes are started by /Applications/VMware\ Fusion.app/Contents/Library/services/services.sh.

In this file, find

Uncomment those two lines, and re-run, check “/tmp/debug”:

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I Googled again and found https://communities.vmware.com/thread/584909 saying unload some kernel extensions might work.

I remember VMware Fusion turned not working days after I installed VirtualBox and rebooted, so I remove VirtualBox.app and unload all useless extensions:

No error now.

VMware Fusion: Cannot connect to a valid peer process by @sskaje: https://sskaje.me/2018/05/vmware-fusion-connect-valid-peer-process/

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VMware Fusion “Unable to create the installation media”

I saw “Unable to create the installation media” (无法创建安装介质) when creating VM right after download macOS High Sierra installer from Mac App Store.

To solve this:

You can see an installation image named InstallESD is mounted.
Just eject this whole disk and retry VMware Fusion creation.

VMware Fusion “Unable to create the installation media” by @sskaje: https://sskaje.me/2018/02/vmware-fusion-unable-create-installation-media/

Virtualize macOS Sierra on Ubuntu (Vmware)

I need to run something on macOS, but I don’t have any dedicated Mac devices running as server/workstation.

This is a simple tutorial running macOS VM on Ubuntu with VMware workstation server.

Environment

VMware Fusion 8.5.3
macOS Sierra
Ubuntu Server 16.04
VMware workstation server 12.5.2
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Virtualize macOS Sierra on Ubuntu (Vmware) by @sskaje: https://sskaje.me/2016/12/virtualize-macos-sierra-ubuntu-vmware/

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VMware Windows 10 Guest Shared Folder Fixer

Windows 10 Shared folder hang in VMware Fusion.
According to @steve goddard, this is caused by Microsoft upgrades destroying registry settings.

I wrote a VBScript check and fix the registry.

github project: https://github.com/sskaje/vmware_windows_10_shared_folder_fixer

VMware Windows 10 Guest Shared Folder Fixer by @sskaje: https://sskaje.me/2016/08/vmware-windows-10-guest-shared-folder-fixer/

VMware XP bypass virtual machine detection

Turn off your VM and add following to vmx:

Tested on VMware Fusion + Windows XP.

VMware XP bypass virtual machine detection by @sskaje: https://sskaje.me/2016/05/vmware-xp-bypass-virtual-machine-detection/

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