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Re: [opensuse-factory] Problems with VMware-Workstation

On Friday 2013-03-01 13:46, James PEARSON wrote:
kernel-desktop-devel-3.7.9-1.1.2.x86_64 is installed
but /lib/modules/3.7.9-1.1-desktop/build/include/linux/version.h does not
exist in the same
place as on V12.2

Has the "linux/version.h" changed directories

Yes it did change location. But - every PROPER kernel module source
compiles as it did before. And compared to the Nvidia source crap,
VMware is actually passable. Well, that is an understatement: the vmware
modules, they need no fiddling at all.

If you do however get some version.h related error notice even if you
have made sure you have the kernel-devel packages (it looks like you
do), it must be some kind of higher-level program that tells you about
it, because the compile procedure itself works flawlessy:

http://dl.inai.de/repos/home%3a/jengelh%3a/kmp/
(I built it, but did not test it, as I do not use VMwareWS
currently.)
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