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Hi expert all, I am using slackware 12.1 guest os in vmware 1.0.6 on win xp. I need minimalist slackware.. so that I have recompiled the kernel-188.8.131.52 for vmware devices ...
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- 07-03-2008 #1
building kernel package
Hi expert all,
I am using slackware 12.1 guest os in vmware 1.0.6 on win xp.
I need minimalist slackware.. so that I have recompiled the kernel-184.108.40.206 for vmware devices and installed modules supplied by vmware that is vmmon and vmnet. Finally build the kernel packages using slackbuild script
I am using below kernel packages
I followed below ur for vmware kernel compilation, this url for gentoo but i adapted to slackware ..
HOWTO Install Gentoo on VMware - Gentoo Linux Wiki
I have followed below url for vmware modules installation
mikko’s log » Blog Archive » How to get VMware Server working with an unsupported kernel and the vmware-any-any patch
i followed below url for building packages for both modules and booting kernel,
ftp.osuosl.org :: Oregon State University Open Source Lab
I am getting different error while trying every time
version magic error
FATAL: Error inserting vmnet (/vmmon.ko): invalid module format
Please help me.. I am stucks on different error..
thanks in advance
- 07-07-2008 #2
I could installed my own packages, but the ip configuration and host configuration of rebuilding slackware applied to new slackware.. what could be the wrong.. Please help me anyone..