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working VMware install?

I was curious if anyone's had any luck getting VMware to work?  They
claim experimental support for 64bit processors, but I keep getting an
error when it tries to compile it's kernel modules.  Thx.


Using 2.6.x kernel build system.
make: Entering directory `/tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only'
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.8jro-2004092301/build/include/.. SUBDIRS=$PWD
SRCROOT=$PWD/. modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.8'
  CC [M]  /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/driver.o
    CC [M]  /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.o
    /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.c: In function
    /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.c:566: error:
    `PAGE_KERNEL_EXECUTABLE' undeclared (first use in this function)
    /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.c:566: error: (Each
    undeclared identifier is reported only once
    /tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.c:566: error: for each
    function it appears in.)
    make[2]: *** [/tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only/linux/hostif.o] Error 1
    make[1]: *** [_module_/tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only] Error 2
    make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.8'
    make: *** [vmmon.ko] Error 2
    make: Leaving directory `/tmp/vmware-config0/vmmon-only'
    Unable to build the vmmon module.                  

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