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Trying to get VMWare 4.5.1 installed on SUSE 9.1
  • From: Trey Sizemore <trey@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 22 May 2004 12:21:28 -0400
  • Message-id: <1085242887.12090.46.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
I'm getting the following error on my SUSE 9.1 box with kernel
2.6.5-17.14 installed when running

Building the vmmon module.

Using 2.6.x kernel build system.
make: Entering directory `/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only'
make -C /usr/src/linux/include/.. SUBDIRS=$PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.5-17.14'
Makefile:434: .config: No such file or directory

WARNING: Symbol version dump /usr/src/linux-2.6.5-17.14/Module.symvers
is missing, modules will have CONFIG_MODVERSIONS disabled.

CC [M] /tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o
/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only/linux/driver.c:131: warning:
initialization from incompatible pointer type
/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only/linux/driver.c:135: warning:
initialization from incompatible pointer type
/bin/sh: line 1: scripts/basic/fixdep: No such file or directory
make[2]: *** [/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [_module_/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.5-17.14'
make: *** [vmmon.ko] Error 2
make: Leaving directory `/tmp/vmware-config2/vmmon-only'
Unable to build the vmmon module.

Any suggestions?



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