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Re: [SLE] Trying to get VMWare 4.5.1 installed on SUSE 9.1
  • From: "Ken Schneider" <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 22 May 2004 13:50:27 -0400
  • Message-id: <WorldClient-F200405221350.AA50274889@xxxxxxxx>
-----Original Message-----
From: Trey Sizemore <trey@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
Date: Sat, 22 May 2004 12:21:28 -0400
Subject: [SLE] Trying to get VMWare 4.5.1 installed on SUSE 9.1

> I'm getting the following error on my SUSE 9.1 box with kernel
> 2.6.5-17.14 installed when running vmware-config.pl:
>
> 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

Configuring VMware requires that the kernel sources be installed also.

After installing the kernel sources cd /usr/src/linux and make cloneconfig
then re-run vmware-config.pl. It should now work. I just went through the
same thing.

Ken



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