[BlueOnyx:01587] Re: Vmware and vmware tools

Chris Gebhardt - VIRTBIZ Internet cobaltfacts at virtbiz.com
Sat Jul 4 23:22:00 PET 2009

Gregg wrote:
> Hello,
> I wonder if any of you guys have had similar issues.  I have run BQ servers
> on vmware servers for a while now.  I never have had any problems. I have
> the vmware tools installed on all the BQ vm servers.
> I recently put up a BlueOnyx server on the vmware platform, and it seemed to
> run just fine.  I have noticed recently though since I started using it more
> that I get timed out from time to time while connected to it via ssh.  I
> decided to install the vmware tools on it to see if that will help with the
> time out issues. I'm running across a problem, the vmware tools is not
> installing.  I'm getting stuck on the location of the C header files that
> match the running kernel.  The default is /usr/src/linux/include but that
> does not seem to work.  Anyone have a clue of what the problem could be? Or
> what could be causing my time out issues with the server?
> Thanks.

Hey Gregg,
I'm not sure what the issue is that you're running into, but we've got 
quite a few BX servers running on VMware, with tools installed, and no 
issues whatsoever.

Chris Gebhardt
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