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 +Getting this error:
 +<​code>​
 +/​tmp/​vmware-config0/​vmnet-only/​bridge.c:​35:​8:​ error: "​defined"​ cannot be used as a macro name
 +</​code>​
  
 +To fix do the following.
 +
 +Download this version of vmware-any-any:​
 +{{:​howtos:​vmware-any-any-update-116-bridge-wireless.tgz|:​howtos:​vmware-any-any-update-116-bridge-wireless.tgz}}
 +
 +Unpack and run sudo runme.pl.
 +
 +Hack the bridge.c file inside the vmnet.tar file: (remember to be root or sudo)
 +
 +<​code>​
 +tar -xf vmnet.tar
 +vi vmnet-only/​bridge.c
 +Changed #ifdef to #if
 +mv vmnet.tar vmnet.tar.orig
 +tar -cf vmnet.tar vmnet-only
 +</​code>​
 +
 +Run vmware-config.pl and after a lot of noise you should have compiled the tools and be ready to start Vmware Workstation.
howtos/vmware_tools_on_hardy_heron.txt · Last modified: d/m/Y H:i (external edit)