VMware Tools driver
vmt0 at pvbus0
vmt driver is a kernel level
implementation of VMware Tools. VMware Tools are intended to provide better
support for operating systems running inside virtual machines.
vmt handles shutdown and reboot requests
from the host by signalling init(8) with
will log notifications that the guest has been suspended or resumed by the
host. It also provides access to the host machine's clock as a timedelta
vmt reports the guest's hostname and all
non-loopback IP addresses to the host.
pvbus(4), init(8), sensorsd(8), sysctl(8)
A vmwh helper program is available via packages(7).
vmt driver first appeared in
vmt driver was written by