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Old 03-03-2005, 11:44 AM   #1
hotstyle765
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VMWARE config problem


I am getting this error when trying to configure vmware...

What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running
kernel? [/usr/src/linux/include]

The directory of kernel headers (version 2.6.9) does not match your running
kernel (version 2.6.9-x1). Even if the module were to compile successfully, it
would not load into the running kernel.


I have the source in /usr/src/linux/

I am running Xandros 3 delux

Does anyone know how to get around this problem?

Thats the only source i can get my hands on, I got it from Xandros Network.
If its not the same can someone tell me where to get the right one?


Thanks in advance!
 
Old 03-03-2005, 01:58 PM   #2
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Check with vmware's documentation or this site. There are files you can edit since VMWare currently only tests against the 2.4.x kernel series..
 
Old 03-03-2005, 02:14 PM   #3
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ive gotten it to work in 2.6.9

but dont remember how

has anyone else had this problem?
 
  


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