How to install VMware player 4.0.2 build-591240 into Ubuntu 12.04

VMware player 4.0.2 do not compile fine modules under Ubuntu 12.04 (kernel 3.2.0)

Hopefully there is a community patch that solve this (waiting the official support): http://communities.vmware.com/message/2017935

Update: same problem for VMware player 4.0.3, and same patch

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One thought on “How to install VMware player 4.0.2 build-591240 into Ubuntu 12.04

  1. Pawel says:

    Yep, after patching VMPlayer 4.0.3 works great on Xubuntu 12.04 but you have to edit the script by notepad and change plreqver=4.0.2 to plreqver=4.0.3 (8’th line). Big thanks.

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