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Old 06-26-2012, 01:52 AM   #1
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Error in while installing vmware

Hi Everyone
i am trying to install vmware server ,it got installed but when i tried to start i am getting below error

The following VMware kernel modules have been found on your system that were
not installed by the VMware Installer. Please remove them then run this
installer again.


I.e. - 'rm /lib/modules/2.6.18-308.4.1.el5/misc/<ModuleName>.{o,ko}'

Please help me ...

Thanks & Regards,
Old 06-26-2012, 10:31 PM   #2
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it would help to know some of the needed facts in order to help
from "2.6.18-308.4.1.el5"

that "el5"
tells me that you are on some form of
red hat 5 ?
SL5 ?
clear5 ?

but without knowing .........

what operating system is this?
and what version of 5 ?

also what version of vmware
and how are you installing in on this Linux OS

Last edited by John VV; 06-26-2012 at 10:33 PM.
Old 07-03-2012, 02:25 AM   #3
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Thanks for valuable reply john.
it is cent os 5.5 i386 and VMware-server-2.0.2-203138.i386 .....

i have installed that vmware it working now but when i treid to install virtual machine i am getting below error

The VMware Remote Console Plug-in is not installed or could not be found.
Please install the VMware Remote Console Plug-in to access this virtual machine's console.
Install plug-in
Click here for installation instructions
Follow your browser's installation procedure

if i try to to install the plugin it will come firefox is not compatable.

Plez help me..



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