VMware install *arg!*

mark m.roth2006 at rcn.com
Thu Jan 1 22:15:06 UTC 2009

Joshua Gimer wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 2:26 PM, mark <m.roth2006 at rcn.com> wrote:
>> So I'm trying to install. The install script is fine. Then it gets to the point
>> where it offers to run vmware-config. Fine. It wants kernel headers. I wind up
>> having to install the entire kernel source.
>> And VMware complains it can't find version.h, and tells me that I might want to
>> recompile my kernel.
>> I DO NOT WANT TO COMPILE MY FRIGGIN" KERNEL. Anyone know if there's *any* way
>> around this?
> How are you installing the kernel sources? What is the output of 'rpm
> -qa | grep -i kernel' ?

And I give it the path to the source (not sure why I have that other version of
the headers). It still complains it can't find include/linux/version.h


More information about the redhat-list mailing list