Bug 101669 - Kernel Headers don't match running kernel
Summary: Kernel Headers don't match running kernel
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 3.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-08-05 14:26 UTC by Dirk Gfroerer
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-05 14:33:14 UTC


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Description Dirk Gfroerer 2003-08-05 14:26:45 UTC
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Description of problem:
VMware Workstation 4.0.1 cannot be installed since recompilation of VMware
modules fails. Machine is a Pentium IV with 1GB RAM.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-source-2.4.21-1.1931.2.349.2.2.ent

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install VMware Workstation 4.0.1
2. Run vmware-config.pl

    

Actual Results:  Error message is being displayed:
The kernel defined by this directory of header files does not have the same
address space size as your running kernel.

Expected Results:  VMware modules build successfully.

Additional info:

[root@ghcl01 root]# rpm -q -a |fgrep kernel
kernel-2.4.21-1.1931.2.349.2.2.ent
kernel-utils-2.4-8.33
kernel-pcmcia-cs-3.1.31-13
kernel-source-2.4.21-1.1931.2.349.2.2.ent

Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2003-08-05 14:33:14 UTC
that's a vmware bug not a kernel bug.


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