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Old 07-25-2009, 05:29 PM   #1
cstrieder
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Running VMwareŽ Workstation 6.5.2 build-156735 on Debian Lenny as normal user


Hi,

I can run vmware as root whith

Code:
$kdesu vmware
But can not run it as normal user. When I do

Code:
vmware
I get

Code:
cristiano@debian:~$ vmware
Logging to /tmp/vmware-cristiano/setup-9507.log
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vmmon.ko
supported:      external
license:        GPL v2
description:    VMware Virtual Machine Monitor.
author:         VMware, Inc.
depends:
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vmnet.ko
supported:      external
license:        GPL v2
description:    VMware Virtual Networking Driver.
author:         VMware, Inc.
depends:
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vmblock.ko
supported:      external
version:        1.1.2.0
license:        GPL v2
description:    VMware Blocking File System
author:         VMware, Inc.
srcversion:     36A952359AF7F9880FE17E3
depends:
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
parm:           root:The directory the file system redirects to. (charp)
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vmci.ko
supported:      external
supported:      external
license:        GPL v2
description:    VMware Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI).
author:         VMware, Inc.
depends:
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vsock.ko
supported:      external
license:        GPL v2
version:        1.0.0.0
description:    VMware Virtual Socket Family
author:         VMware, Inc.
srcversion:     3411024EE424348B0A16460
depends:        vmci
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.26-2-686/misc/vmmon.ko
supported:      external
license:        GPL v2
description:    VMware Virtual Machine Monitor.
author:         VMware, Inc.
depends:
vermagic:       2.6.26-2-686 SMP mod_unload modversions 686
GTK Accessibility Module initialized
(null): Could not locate registry
cristiano@debian:~$
Any suggestion?

I want to run vmware as normal user.
 
Old 07-25-2009, 05:46 PM   #2
cstrieder
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When I call

Code:
vmware
it create two log files:

Code:
setup-10507.log
Code:
cristiano@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano$ more setup-10507.log
Jul 25 18:38:07.164: app| Log for VMware Workstation pid=10507 version=6.5.2 build=build-15
6735 option=Release
Jul 25 18:38:07.164: app| Host codepage=UTF-8 encoding=UTF-8
Jul 25 18:38:07.164: app| Logging to /tmp/vmware-cristiano/setup-10507.log
cristiano@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano$
and
Code:
ui-10504.log
Code:
cristiano@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano$ more ui-10504.log
Jul 25 18:38:09.389: vmui| Log for VMware Workstation pid=10504 version=6.5.2 build=build-156735 option=Release
Jul 25 18:38:09.390: vmui| Host codepage=UTF-8 encoding=UTF-8
Jul 25 18:38:09.404: vmui| LOCALE en_US.UTF-8 -> NULL
Jul 25 18:38:09.422: vmui| Failed to load module 'libORBit-2': '.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory'
Jul 25 18:38:09.422: vmui| Failed to load module 'libbonobo-2': '.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory'
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| (null): Could not locate registry
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace:
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[0] 0xbfc976f8 eip 0xb6c389ed
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[1] 0xbfc97b28 eip 0xb698bd74
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[2] 0xbfc97b58 eip 0xb698be97
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[3] 0xbfc97b78 eip 0xb65d3ee0
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[4] 0xbfc97fd8 eip 0xb7c14327
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[5] 0xbfc98008 eip 0xb7c14529
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[6] 0xbfc98048 eip 0xb55895f1
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[7] 0xbfc98098 eip 0xb558ad2f
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[8] 0xbfc980a8 eip 0xb558ad5b
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[9] 0xbfc98118 eip 0xb65db7be
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[10] 0xbfc98198 eip 0xb65dc2ad
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[11] 0xbfc98228 eip 0x80b75de
Jul 25 18:38:09.539: vmui| Backtrace[12] 0xbfc983d8 eip 0x80aa5b9
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| Backtrace[13] 0xbfc98448 eip 0xb5802455
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| Backtrace[14] 00000000 eip 0x80aa3c1
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[0] 0xbfc976f8 eip 0xb6c389ed in function Util_Backtrace in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libvmwarebase.so.0/libvmwarebas
e.so.0 loaded at 0xb6900000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[1] 0xbfc97b28 eip 0xb698bd74 in function Panic_Panic in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libvmwarebase.so.0/libvmwarebase.s
o.0 loaded at 0xb6900000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[2] 0xbfc97b58 eip 0xb698be97 in function (null) in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libvmwarebase.so.0/libvmwarebase.so.0 l
oaded at 0xb6900000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[3] 0xbfc97b78 eip 0xb65d3ee0 in function _ZN3lui5Utils16BuildCheckButtonERN3Gtk11CheckButtonERNS1_3BoxERKN4Glib7ustri
ngEPNS1_6WidgetE in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libvmwareui.so.0/libvmwareui.so.0 loaded at 0xb5ccf000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[4] 0xbfc97fd8 eip 0xb7c14327 in function g_logv in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libglib-2.0.so.0/libglib-2.0.so.0 loade
d at 0xb7be0000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[5] 0xbfc98008 eip 0xb7c14529 in function g_log in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libglib-2.0.so.0/libglib-2.0.so.0 loaded
 at 0xb7be0000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[6] 0xbfc98048 eip 0xb55895f1 in function (null) in object /usr/lib/vmware/libconf/lib/gtk-2.0/modules/libatk-bridge.s
o loaded at 0xb5587000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[7] 0xbfc98098 eip 0xb558ad2f in function (null) in object /usr/lib/vmware/libconf/lib/gtk-2.0/modules/libatk-bridge.s
o loaded at 0xb5587000
Jul 25 18:38:09.540: vmui| SymBacktrace[8] 0xbfc980a8 eip 0xb558ad5b in function gnome_accessibility_module_init in object /usr/lib/vmware/libconf/lib/gtk-2.
0/modules/libatk-bridge.so loaded at 0xb5587000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[9] 0xbfc98118 eip 0xb65db7be in function _ZN3lui5Utils23InitAccessibilityModuleERKN3utf6stringE in object /usr/lib/vm
ware/lib/libvmwareui.so.0/libvmwareui.so.0 loaded at 0xb5ccf000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[10] 0xbfc98198 eip 0xb65dc2ad in function _ZN3lui5Utils17InitAccessibilityEv in object /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libvmwareu
i.so.0/libvmwareui.so.0 loaded at 0xb5ccf000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[11] 0xbfc98228 eip 0x80b75de in function (null) in object /usr/lib/vmware/bin/vmware loaded at 0x8048000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[12] 0xbfc983d8 eip 0x80aa5b9 in function _ZN3lui13ManageableDlgD0Ev in object /usr/lib/vmware/bin/vmware loaded at 0x
8048000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[13] 0xbfc98448 eip 0xb5802455 in function __libc_start_main in object /lib/i686/cmov/libc.so.6 loaded at 0xb57ec000
Jul 25 18:38:09.541: vmui| SymBacktrace[14] 00000000 eip 0x80aa3c1 in function _ZN3Gtk9TreeModelD1Ev in object /usr/lib/vmware/bin/vmware loaded at 0x8048000
Jul 25 18:38:09.542: vmui| Your core dump size limit is 0 kb.
Jul 25 18:38:09.542: vmui| Attempting to dump core ...
cristiano@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano$

may be I need to loag
Code:
libORBit-2
but I do not know how..

Code:
oot@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano# modprobe liborbit
FATAL: Module liborbit not found.
root@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano# modprobe liborbit2
FATAL: Module liborbit2 not found.
root@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano#
Code:
root@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano# apt-get install liborbit2
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
liborbit2 is already the newest version.
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  sudo
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 75 not upgraded.
root@debian:/tmp/vmware-cristiano#
 
  


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