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Re: [SLE] VMware.
  • From: Thibaut Cousin <cousin@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2002 15:15:51 +0100
  • Message-id: <200211131515.54554.cousin@xxxxxxxx>
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Le Mercredi 13 Novembre 2002 15:05, Erik Jakobsen a écrit :
> > - - Do you really need to recompile everything? The VMWare provided by
> > SuSE is precompiled correctly.
>
> I have to say yes, as I have the license for the version 3.2.

That's a good reason. ;-)

> > - - The message above is asking for the C headers. The ones provided by
> > libc library are in package glibc-devel (installed in /usr/include) and
> > the ones provided by the kernel are in package kernel-source (installed
> > in /usr/src/linux/include).
>
> Ok.
>
> > If you want the kernel libraries, you may need to run the command "make
> > dep" in /usr/src/linux before using them.
>
> Ok.

I've never recompiled VMWare, but I understand that it builds some kernel
modules. Then it is the kernel modules you need, not the glibc ones.

- --
Thibaut Cousin
E-mail : cousin@xxxxxxxx
Web : http://clrwww.in2p3.fr
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