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Date:      Fri, 14 Mar 2003 20:42:34 +0100
From:      Grzegorz Czaplinski <>
To:        "Remington L." <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: VMware under 5.0
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On Thu, Mar 13, 2003 at 09:59:34PM -0800, Remington L. wrote:
> I;m attempting to get Vmware2 working under 5.0-R-p4 but I'm having
> problems with my /dev/vmnetX. As anyone successfully gotten it working?
> Is there any way to get VMware 3.[1-2] working under FreeBSD?

You don't exactly say what your problems are .....

What I did to my installation of VMware2 is:

# mknod /dev/vmnet1 c 149 65537
# ln -s /dev/vmnet1 /usr/compat/linux/dev/vmnet1

Hope that helps,
Grzegorz Czaplinski <>
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