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> Kernel module compile fails for VMware guest extensiona, vmware
 Posted: Aug 22 2012, 11:34 PM
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Hello All,

I'm experimenting with SLC6 under VMWare workstation 6.5.4.
Installation runs OK, but then VMware has this special feature to install a guest OS extension.
This includes kernel modules and at least one of them fails install.

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Link to the mentioned code.

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 Posted: Aug 23 2012, 04:30 PM
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I think your VMware Workstation Version 6.5 is simply too old.
You cannot expect that kernel drivers of vmware tools from 2008 are working for any Linux Kernel in the future.
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