Running VMRC (VMware Remote Console) 9.0 on Fedora 28

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To run VMRC (VMware Remote Console) on Fedora 28 use below steps.

Download VMRC 9.0 from VMware website (around 60MB):
VMware Remote Console 9.0 for Linux

Install VMRC 9.0 as a root:

bash ./VMware-Remote-Console-9.0.0-4288332.x86_64.bundle

To fix zlib version conflict (Fedora 28 ships with zlib 1.2.11 while VMRC 9.0 ships with zlib 1.2.9) use following commands to link system libraries to VMware lib directory:

mv /usr/lib/vmware/lib/ /usr/lib/vmware/lib/
ln -s /usr/lib64/ /usr/lib/vmware/lib/

To list installed VMware components (including VMRC):

vmware-installer -l

To remove VMRC:

vmware-installer -u vmware-vmrc