I found that I could not uninstall VMWare Player in my old 32-33 kernel today (I was installing Workstation 8 so I could also get Player 4). I become the following answer :) sudo vmware Logging to /tmp/vmware-root/setup-26435.log modinfo: could not find module vmmon modinfo: could not find module vmnet modinfo: could not find module vmblock modinfo: could Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Whoohoo! 2014-02-03T16:32:03.237+08:00| vthread-3| I120: Invoking modinfo on "vmnet". 2014-02-03T16:32:03.245+08:00| vthread-3| I120: "/sbin/modinfo" exited with status 256. 2014-02-03T16:32:06.212+08:00| vthread-3| I120: Setting destination path for vmnet to "/lib/modules/3.13.0-031300-generic/misc/vmnet.ko". 2014-02-03T16:32:06.241+08:00| vthread-3| I120: Extracting the weblink
Please type your message and try again. 0 Replies Latest reply: Dec 16, 2007 6:01 PM by puterboy vmmon and vmnet modules now compile but fail to load/unload properly under Fedora8 But in OpenSUSE with the newest Kernel, i could perfectly build it new. Laptop: Acer Aspire S3 | Linux Mint Cinnamon 64-bit Offline #13 2011-08-12 15:15:39 I am Gianluca Member From: London, UK Registered: 2011-05-22 Posts: 195 Re: [SOLVED] Unable to start VMware Someone apt-get remove 3.13.0-43-generic Also removed the updated linux-headers. other
Is there a place in academia for someone who compulsively solves every problem on their own? make: *** [/tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o] Error 1 make: *** [_module_/tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only] Error 2 make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.13.0-43-generic' make: *** [vmmon.ko] Error 2 make: Leaving directory `/tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only' Unable to install vmmon I then tried: sudo source share|improve this answer edited Jun 12 '15 at 15:04 answered Feb 8 '15 at 13:25 Kirill F. 1415 Thanks, this did the trick for me in Ubuntu 15.04
Is there any job that can't be automated? make: Entering directory `/tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only' make -C /lib/modules/3.13.0-43-generic/build/include/.. So, I tried: sudo aptitude reinstall vmware-server but this fails. Before You Can Run Vmware Several Modules Must Be Compiled Any idea, though and suggestions are appreciated.
Sep 01 08:59:46.012: app-139981493757696| Host codepage=UTF-8 encoding=UTF-8 Sep 01 08:59:46.012: app-139981493757696| Logging to /tmp/vmware-root/setup-5166.log Sep 01 08:59:46.114: app-139981493757696| modconf query interface initialized Sep 01 08:59:46.115: app-139981493757696| modconf library initialized Sep 01 Module Vmci Not Found but VMware launches, and display a COMPILING message, but hangs... –pst007x May 14 '13 at 22:37 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I had the same problem, combining some but does not install on my current system... http://askubuntu.com/questions/414783/unable-to-run-vmware-failed-to-build-vmnet invoke-rc.d: initscript vmware-server, action "start" failed.
SUBDIRS=$PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \ MODULEBUILDDIR= modules make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.9.0-030900-generic' CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/linux/driver.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/linux/vmciKernelIf.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/common/vmciContext.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/common/vmciDatagram.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/common/vmciDoorbell.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/common/vmciDriver.o CC [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmci-only/common/vmciHashtable.o CC http://superuser.com/questions/199365/vmware-linux-headers-not-found-for-ubuntu-10-10 Try getting the kernel headers from apt, do: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) (borrowed from nixCraft) and then try to install it again share|improve this answer answered May 9 '13 at Error Module Vmnet Not Found SUBDIRS=$PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \ MODULEBUILDDIR= modules make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.13.0-43-generic' CC [M] /tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o /tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only/linux/driver.c:40:28: fatal error: linux/smp_lock.h: No such file or directory #include
If not try to convert your disks using qemu-img : qemu-img convert -f vmdk -O vdi "%F" "%F.vdi" share|improve this answer answered Mar 27 '15 at 14:24 JPT 1077 add a http://intelishade.net/not-found/mod-numforname-not-found.html Appease Your Google Overlords: Draw the "G" Logo Program to count vowels Resistors soldered 1cm off board Cyberpunk story: Black samurai, skateboarding courier, Mafia selling pizza and Sumerian goddess as a I had to upgrade my Kernel to 3.9.0 because after upgrading to 13.04 my system would intermittently hang on boot, upgrading the kernel resolved this issue. Here are the commands I ran: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-3.8.0-19-generic sudo /usr/bin/vmware-modconfig --icon=vmware-workstation --appname=VMware Do you see something similar in /var/log/apport? Unable To Install All Modules. See Log For Details.
srcversion: DEF0E4AC6D739CEE581C08F depends: intree: Y vermagic: 3.13.0-43-generic SMP mod_unload modversions signer: Magrathea: Glacier signing key sig_key: 55:AB:2F:E2:8E:D5:C6:0D:F9:58:71:50:D1:73:4C:92:0E:A7:B8:18 sig_hashalgo: sha512 (vmware-modconfig:15921): IBUS-WARNING **: The owner of /home/bta/.config/ibus/bus is not root! Isn't that more expensive than an elevated system? Effects of atmospheric gases on colour of aurora When must I use #!/bin/bash and when #!/bin/sh? check over here Done build-essential is already the newest version. 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
I will switch to VirtualBox or some other free solution. VMWare Player 6 seems to be the one that works best with my version of Ubuntu. asked 2 years ago viewed 44698 times active 1 year ago Linked 6 “Failed to build vmnet” for kernel 3.19 1 Errors compiling vmnet for VMWare Player, 3.13.0-27-generic 6 VMWare Workstation Vmware-modconfig I've resolved it.I'll change the title Laptop: Acer Aspire S3 | Linux Mint Cinnamon 64-bit Offline #8 2011-08-04 00:14:15 caryy Member Registered: 2011-08-04 Posts: 1 Re: [SOLVED] Unable to start VMware
i had my ubuntu reinstalled along with vmware player but now everytime i had it run, my GNOME desktop would crash. How can there be different religions in a world where gods have been proven to exist? You can not post a blank message. http://intelishade.net/not-found/vboxdrv-kernel-module-is-not-loaded-centos.html Any idea how to let vmware find the kernel headers and proceed to successful run?
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Oct 19 10:39:21.063: app| Building module with command: /usr/bin/make -C /tmp/vmware-root/modules/vmmon-only auto-build SUPPORT_SMP=1 HEADER_DIR=/lib/modules/2.6.35-22-generic/build/include CC=/usr/bin/gcc GREP=/usr/bin/make IS_GCC_3=no VMCCVER=4.4.5 –shahjapan Oct 19 '10 at 5:12 add a comment| up vote 1 down This module code just isn't make for Ubuntu, it seems. Until you have the appropriate headers, attempting to compile the vmware modules is a waste of time.
Offline #3 2011-07-04 11:17:59 I am Gianluca Member From: London, UK Registered: 2011-05-22 Posts: 195 Re: [SOLVED] Unable to start VMware Thank you for your answer tomk.If I don't understand wrongly cocolockoJune 5th, 2009, 06:07 AMThis worked for me (although I am on the 2.6.29 kernel and not the 2.6.30): http://communities.vmware.com/thread/192355 Thank you very much for the information TRIPTOL. modinfo: ERROR: Module vmblock not found. Install your Linux Headers and Build Essential files: sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r) Re-compile your VMware modules: sudo /usr/bin/vmware-modconfig --console --install-all Try it and let us know. :) cocolockoMay 25th,
MODPOST 1 modules CC /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmnet-only/vmnet.mod.o LD [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmnet-only/vmnet.ko make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.9.0-030900-generic' /usr/bin/make -C $PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \ MODULEBUILDDIR= postbuild make: Entering directory `/tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmnet-only' make: `postbuild' is up to date. Uninstalling them resolves it: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libcgroup/+bug/858102 See full activity log To post a comment you must log in. MODPOST 1 modules CC /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmmon-only/vmmon.mod.o LD [M] /tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmmon-only/vmmon.ko make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.9.0-030900-generic' /usr/bin/make -C $PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \ MODULEBUILDDIR= postbuild make: Entering directory `/tmp/modconfig-IFjtiM/vmmon-only' make: `postbuild' is up to date. Next run VMware-Workstation10.bundle (in my case) replace vmnet.tar and run your working Workstation share|improve this answer edited Jun 10 '15 at 11:13 Roger Light 1,114720 answered Jun 10 '15 at 9:45