Error installing vmware-player (and some questions)

Jeroen van de Nieuwenhof lists at
Fri Sep 1 09:43:44 UTC 2006


When i try to install vmware-player on my system i get an error. Everytime
install something with apt, i tries to solve it, but it wont work.

The error is at:

It seems like the module isn't loaded, because
vmware-player-kernel-modules-2.6.15-23 is installed and i have

Should i install linux-image-2.6.15.-23-386 to make this work, and will
this affect my system on some other way?

Or maybe there is a workaround?

Also i have two questions:

1. On the wiki it says that i can use to create vmx files for
free. However, the website seems to be down. Are there any alternatives?

2. Do i need to completely reinstall Windows XP in VMware to run it. I
have a ghost image of an installation that runs on this same pc. Can i use

Jeroen aka KenSentMe

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