vmware-guestd6: error during make install

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Fri Sep 3 08:31:47 UTC 2010

El día Friday, September 03, 2010 a las 01:14:00AM -0700, Rob Farmer escribió:

> On Fri, Sep 3, 2010 at 00:59, Matthias Apitz <guru at unixarea.de> wrote:
> >
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'm trying to install the port /usr/ports/emulators/vmware-guestd6 (even
> > the freshest from FreeBSD server) in 8-CURRENT:
> Do you have a particular reason for using this port? Assuming you mean
> 8.X,

My FreeBSD is a CVS 8-CURRENT from May 2009 to be exactly, i.e. after
8-RELEASE but before 8.1.

> the Tools that ship on this iso with Vmware will work (assuming
> your copy of vmware isn't too old) if you install misc/compat6x or you
> can try emulators/open-vm-tools (open sourced copy of Vmware Tools
> that you build).

The VM is a VMware player 3.0.0 which says about itself
Workstation 6.5-7.0 in the overview about the VM setup for FreeBSD;
is this fine enough for the emulators/open-vm-tools?

Thanks for your hint in any case

Matthias Apitz
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