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Re: VMware install *arg!*



Try:

yum install kernel-devel
vmware-config

Josh

On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 3:15 PM, mark <m roth2006 rcn com> wrote:
> Joshua Gimer wrote:
>> On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 2:26 PM, mark <m roth2006 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' ?
>>
> kernel-source-2.6.22.5-31
> linux-kernel-headers-2.6.22-19
> nfs-kernel-server-1.1.0-8
> kernel-default-2.6.22.5-31
> kernel-syms-2.6.22.5-31
>
> 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
>
>        mark
>
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Thx
Joshua Gimer



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