Install VMware Tools on CentOS / Red Hat

Install required packages

yum install make gcc kernel-devel kernel-headers glibc-headers

Install VMware Tools

mount /dev/cdrom /mnt
cp /mnt/VMware-Tools*.tar.gz /tmp/
cd /tmp/
tar xvfz VMwareTools*.tar.gz
cd /tmp/vmware-tools-distrib
./vmware-install.pl