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Re: [SLE] SuSE 9.0 and VmWare 4.05, Do I have it right?
  • From: Michael Galloway <mgx@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2003 15:37:04 -0500
  • Message-id: <20031117203704.GU28622@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi Mike!

yes, that will work. i just did an install last friday.

-- michael

On Mon, 17 Nov 2003, Mike Coan wrote:

> I have read a number of messages (plus info on the web) regarding vmware 4 and
> suse 9.0 indicating that the combination can be made to work. Just want to
> make sure I have the procedure correct.
>
> I am going to do a clean install of 9.0 (saving my virtual disk from my
> Windows NT virtual machine). As part of that install I wil inlude km_vmware,
> the SuSE kernel modules (even though they are for vmware 3)
>
> After I install vmware and run vmware-config.pl, i will be asked If i want to
> overwrite teh modules. I reply no, and then it will complete the
> installation.
>
> Is this correct? Previously I have received the message, under 8.2, that the
> no previously compiiled module will run, do i want to compile a new module.
> It then asks for header files and compiles new modules. i always assumed
> that if I answered no, the installation would stop. Apparently this is not
> the case.
>
> Thanks.
>
> Mike
>
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