[CentOS-devel] centosplus unsupported kernel

Sat Jan 21 21:44:43 UTC 2006
"Ing. Ernesto Pérez Estévez" <info at ecualinux.com>

indeed, I received the same warning while recompiling my vmware modules 

Johnny Hughes wrote:
> On Sat, 2006-01-21 at 08:25 -0500, Phil Schaffner wrote:
>>Just updated to the new 2.6.9- kernel (don't see
>>an Announce entry yet, but yum sees it) and found an apparently-minor
>>glitch in the gcc version when updating my VMware Workstation kernel
>># vnware-config.pl
>>... snip ...
>>Using compiler "/usr/bin/gcc". Use environment variable CC to override.
>>Your kernel was built with "gcc" version "3.4.5", while you are trying to use
>>"/usr/bin/gcc" version "3.4.4". This configuration is not recommended and VMware
>>Workstation may crash if you'll continue. Please try to use exactly same
>>compiler as one used for building your kernel. Do you want to go with compiler
>>"/usr/bin/gcc" version "3.4.4" anyway? [no] yes
>>What is the location of the directory of C header files that match your running
>>... snip ...
>>Despite the warning, the build finishes and VMware seems to work OK so
>>far.  Checked testing repo for a gcc update and didn't see one.
> No glitch. That is the new gcc for CentOS-4.3beta. It should not be a
> problem with the kernel.  There will be a new kernel with the release of
> 4.3 soon as well.
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