How to Install VMware Workstation 12 on Linux Systems

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45 Responses

  1. Adnan says:

    I followed your link but unable to start it.

    # /etc/init.d/vmware start
    Starting VMware services:
    Virtual machine monitor                                            failed
    Virtual machine communication interface                             done
    VM communication interface socket family                            done
    Blocking file system                                                done
    Virtual ethernet                                                   failed
    VMware Authentication Daemon                                        done
  2. Rod says:

    Had the same problem on a fresh Centos 7.3 install.
    Ran # yum upgrade, rebooted and it all suddenly worked.

  3. Hitendra katara says:

    I was not able to do so, still c header not found. What to do next

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