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VMware Player 4.0.3 on kernel 3.3.4

asked 2012-05-04 16:30:58 +0000

asto gravatar image

Has anybody managed to get this working? vmnet doesn't compile.

The error: http://pastebin.com/wdr4g1TF

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answered 2012-05-06 09:34:23 +0000

kaarefc gravatar image

updated 2012-05-06 09:42:25 +0000


Try the patch from here: http://weltall.heliohost.org/wordpress/2012/01/26/vmware-workstation-8-0-2-player-4-0-2-fix-for-linux-kernel-3-2-and-3-3/

You need to edit the "patch-modules.sh" file, to say "plreqver=4.0.3" where it now says 4.0.2.

Best, Kåre

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answered 2012-05-06 15:04:15 +0000

Akshay gravatar image

updated 2012-05-06 15:08:21 +0000

here's the link get the patch http://www.fileserve.com/file/hgArpBA/vmware802fixlinux320.tar.gz

before installing the patch

vmware-modconfig --console --install-all

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installing patch will fix this vmnet issue

Akshay ( 2012-05-06 15:09:29 +0000 )edit

answered 2012-05-10 04:29:03 +0000

I have never wanted to hug anyone as much as I do right now. Thank you Kare!!!!!! :D I've been working on this problem for a WEEK, and just now got VMware Player working :D You're my hero!!!

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answered 2012-05-10 04:30:09 +0000

If I could, I would give you a hug right now Kare. I freaking love you. I've been trying to get VMware Player to work for a WEEK!!! You're my hero!!

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Asked: 2012-05-04 16:30:58 +0000

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