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Vmware and CentOS 7 - shared folders compilling error fix.

Small fix for vmware and centos7 , if you receive error compat_dcache.h:57:38: error when compilling shared folders support.

1) mount vmware tools:
#mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom

2) copy VMwareTools-9.6.2-1688356.tar.gz to any location, example /usr/local/src

3) run commands:

tar xvf VMwareTools-9.6.2-1688356.tar.gz
cd vmware-tools-distrib/lib/modules/source
tar xvf vmhgfs.tar
sed -i 's/3, 11, 0/3, 10, 0/g' vmhgfs-only/shared/compat_dcache.h
tar cvf vmhgfs.tar vmhgfs-only
cd ../../..

4) and run ./vmware-install.pl again.


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