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Old 06-30-2009, 08:15 AM   #1
vinaytp
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location of c headers


hi all...

I have installed vmware player on fedora 9....but when i try to start it using command vmplayer it asks for kernel header location....these things i have done by compilig linux-2.6.28.1 kernel...and it is not taking the location /usr/src/linux-2.6.28.1/include where the kernel header usually recides.....can anyone suggest me how to find the location of kernel headers...

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Old 06-30-2009, 08:21 AM   #2
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it must be automatically detected as
/lib/modules/`uname -r`/build

also, is gcc and kernel-headers packages installed ?
 
  


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