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Old 11-23-2004, 09:11 PM   #1
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what modules are needed to be complied in your kernel to get vmware to work.. i have been having problems getting the newest version of vmware to work.. and iam using kernel 2.6.7
 
Old 11-23-2004, 09:22 PM   #2
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VMWare works on my RHEL 3 box with these modules:

Module mnet parport_pc 18852 0
parport 38816 0 [parport_pc]
vmmon 42996 0 (unused)
autofs4 16952 0 (autoclean) (unused)
e100 59888 1
floppy 57488 0 (autoclean)
sg 37228 0 (autoclean)
sr_mod 17784 0 (autoclean)
ide-scsi 12464 0
ide-cd 34016 0
cdrom 32544 0 [sr_mod ide-cd]
vfat 13196 0 (autoclean)
fat 39800 0 (autoclean) [vfat]
keybdev 2976 0 (unused)
mousedev 5624 1
hid 22276 0 (unused)
input 6144 0 [keybdev mousedev hid]
ehci-hcd 20776 0 (unused)
usb-uhci 26956 0 (unused)
usbcore 81056 1 [hid ehci-hcd usb-uhci]
ext3 89960 2
jbd 55060 2 [ext3]
ata_piix 5032 3
libata 37276 0 [ata_piix]
sd_mod 13712 6
scsi_mod 114344 5 [sg sr_mod ide-scsi ata_piix libata sd_mod]
[root@ds2 linux-2.4]# uname -r
2.4.21-20.ELsmp

vmnet and vmmon are loaded when VMWare starts. I have other machines with no modules other than those two and they work OK.
 
  


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