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Old 05-10-2005, 09:51 AM   #1
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Unhappy VMWARE 5 Can't install in suse 9.1 ?

I WANT to install vmware 5 linux host under my suse 9.1 box,but it said that i don't have the correct kernel and module !!?

is that mean my suse 9.1 box can't run vmware ?

help is appreciated..
Old 05-10-2005, 07:19 PM   #2
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You need to have the kernel source for VMWare to build the modules correctly, I think. Install the kernel source and if that doesn't help, post your exact error messages.


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