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Upgrading VMware Tools fails with the error: No module BusLogic found for kernel x.x.xx-xx, aborting (1033819)
- You are unable to upgrade VMware Tools
- Upgrading VMware Tools fails
- You see the error:Creating a new initrd boot image for the kernel.
No module BusLogic found for kernel 2.6.18-92.el5PAE, aborting.
ERROR: "/sbin/mkinitrd -f --with=vmxnet --with=vmxnet3 --with=pvscsi /boot/initrd-2.6.18-92.el5PAE.img 2.6.18-92.el5PAE" exited with non-zero status.
Your system currently may not have a functioning init image and may not boot properly. DO NOT REBOOT! Please ensure that you have enough free space available in your /boot directory and run this configuration script again.
- Start regular installation procedure and wait for this message to appear:
Restoring the kernel initrd image.:No module BusLogic found for kernel 2.6.18-92.el5PAE, aborting.The removal of VMware Tools 8.3.2 build-257589 for Linux completed successfully.Installing VMware Tools.
In which directory do you want to install the binary files?
Open a new terminal window and open the /etc/modprobe.conf file.
Comment out the line with BusLogic and save the changes.
Proceed with installation.
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