How to Fix VMware Tools Installation Error

Symptom 1 : Missing Compiler Program

    Setup is unable to find the "gcc" program on your machine. Please 
    make sure it is installed. Do you want to specify the location of this
    program by hand?
    
    Setup is unable to find the 'make' program on your machine. Please 
    make sure it is installed. Do you want to specify the location of this 
    program by hand? [yes]
    

Solutions :
Install the following development tool that related with Vmware-tools software.

    [root@centos62 ~]# yum install gcc make kernel-headers kernel-devel -y
    

Symptom 2 : Failed Locating and Installing the C Header Files

    What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running kernel?
    

Solutions :
Try to update the server kernel and reboot.

    [root@centos62 ~]# yum update kernel-headers kernel-devel -y
    

Reboot Server.

    [root@centos62 ~]# reboot
    

One comment on “How to Fix VMware Tools Installation Error

  • mauro

    maybe ifconfig is not installed.
    to salved that
    sudo apt-get install net-tools

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