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Old 12-26-2004, 09:14 PM   #1
matt010wjh
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Lightbulb Cannot find C Header files in SuSE 9.2 64-bit when needed for installing VMware W/s



I just recently switched from Windows XP to Linux, SuSE9.2 Professional (64bit installation).
I was installing VMware Workststion 4.5 for Linux to run a WindowsXP guest operating system, but the installation requires the c header files of my linux kernel. The header files i have are from an outdated kernel and will not work. I am currently using the kernel 2.6.8-24.10 and the header files i heave are from version 2.6.8-24-default.
Does anyone know where to find these kernel source files or how to create them? I have looked at the suse updates server and the RPM to install the kernel source still only installs 2.6.8-24-default which the install will not accept. Please help m eand thavk you all.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 09:25 PM   #2
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??? That would be pretty darned odd since i'm using the same kernel and it installed the matching kernel sources right along with it. You must have gotten a faulty download or something...
 
  


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