Quote Originally Posted by mauriB View Post
I have downloaded and installed it but the modules compilation failed. In the vmware-modconfig-23989.log there are these errors:

2014-10-17T14:07:35.727+01:00| vthread-3| I120: Building module with command "/usr/bin/make -j4 -C /tmp/modconfig-ilN85D/vmmon-only auto-build HEADER_DIR=/lib/modules/3.0.101-0.35-pae/build/include CC=/usr/bin/gcc-4.3 IS_GCC_3=no"
2014-10-17T14:07:36.442+01:00| vthread-3| W110: Failed to build vmmon. Failed to execute the build command.
2014-10-17T14:07:36.443+01:00| vthread-3| I120: Setting destination path for vmnet to "/lib/modules/3.0.101-0.35-pae/misc/vmnet.ko".
I just installed the free version of VMware Player 6 (VMware-Player-6.0.3-1895310.x86_64.bundle) and it 'just worked'. I can't locate any vmware-modconfig log files.

Rather unhelpful that the log doesn't contain anything more informative than 'Failed to execute the build command'. Do you have /usr/bin/make ? I'm guessing you do since it's mentioned in the log and similarly I'm guessing you do have gcc since /usr/bin/gcc-4.3 is mentioned. DO the /tmp/modconfig- files mentioned in the log still exist? If so what happens when you run one of the commands in the log that apparently couldn't be executed manually?

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