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Old 4th November 2015, 03:48 PM
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VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

VMware Workstation 12 Pro silently stopped on Fedora 23. Not giving any error, but service is running.

Is any Library problem in that ?
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Old 4th November 2015, 04:26 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

Did you install VMWare onto Fedora 23, or, was VMWare already installed on say FC 22 and then you did an upgrade?

Did VMWare every work on Fedora 23 for you?
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Old 4th November 2015, 04:29 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

Yes, Workstation was properly working with FC22. Then I upgraded FC 22 => FC23. Now even Workstation is not going to start. Major problem is, not giving any error. It just stopped in silent mode.
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Old 4th November 2015, 05:52 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

I had made a fresh installation with FC23. It's the same problem. VMware Workstation 12 Pro does not start.
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Old 5th November 2015, 09:00 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

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I had made a fresh installation with FC23. It's the same problem. VMware Workstation 12 Pro does not start.
I can confim the same thing.

Brand new fedora 23 installation, doesn't work.
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Old 6th November 2015, 12:02 AM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

Please post a bug report at https://bugzilla.redhat.com/
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Old 6th November 2015, 05:56 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

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Please post a bug report at https://bugzilla.redhat.com/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1278896

Bug opened.
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Old 6th November 2015, 08:05 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

according to logs, the problem is with the Virtual ehternet

Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: Virtual machine monitor[FAILED]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: Virtual machine communication interface[ OK ]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: VM communication interface socket family[ OK ]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: Blocking file system[ OK ]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: Virtual ethernet[FAILED]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com vmware[3206]: VMware Authentication Daemon[ OK ]
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com systemd[1]: vmware.service: Control process exited, code=exited status=1
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com systemd[1]: Failed to start SYSV: This service starts and stops VMware services.
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com systemd[1]: vmware.service: Unit entered failed state.
Nov 06 20:03:10 me.jnvilo.com systemd[1]: vmware.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
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Old 7th November 2015, 12:35 AM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

Found a work around;

https://communities.vmware.com/thread/523835

It works!
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Old 7th November 2015, 04:16 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

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Found a work around;

https://communities.vmware.com/thread/523835

It works!
i have try it but steel not working

[root@localhost vmware]# for mylib in $(ls /usr/lib64/*4600*); do /bin/cp -afv $mylib $(basename $mylib .4600.1 )/$(basename $mylib .4600.1 ); done
‘/usr/lib64/libgio-2.0.so.0.4600.1’ -> ‘libgio-2.0.so.0/libgio-2.0.so.0’
/bin/cp: cannot create regular file ‘libgio-2.0.so.0/libgio-2.0.so.0’: No such file or directory
‘/usr/lib64/libglib-2.0.so.0.4600.1’ -> ‘libglib-2.0.so.0/libglib-2.0.so.0’
/bin/cp: cannot create regular file ‘libglib-2.0.so.0/libglib-2.0.so.0’: No such file or directory
‘/usr/lib64/libgmodule-2.0.so.0.4600.1’ -> ‘libgmodule-2.0.so.0/libgmodule-2.0.so.0’
/bin/cp: cannot create regular file ‘libgmodule-2.0.so.0/libgmodule-2.0.so.0’: No such file or directory
‘/usr/lib64/libgobject-2.0.so.0.4600.1’ -> ‘libgobject-2.0.so.0/libgobject-2.0.so.0’
/bin/cp: cannot create regular file ‘libgobject-2.0.so.0/libgobject-2.0.so.0’: No such file or directory
‘/usr/lib64/libgthread-2.0.so.0.4600.1’ -> ‘libgthread-2.0.so.0/libgthread-2.0.so.0’
/bin/cp: cannot create regular file ‘libgthread-2.0.so.0/libgthread-2.0.so.0’: No such file or directory


help please i am a new user of fedora
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Old 7th November 2015, 04:47 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

Make /usr/lib/vmware/lib the directory where you CD to.
I updated my FC23 instructions at:
http://vcojot.blogspot.ca/2015/11/vm...a-core-23.html
Sorry for the inconvenience,
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Old 7th November 2015, 05:03 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

great it's working!
thank you, you saved my life
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Old 8th November 2015, 06:14 AM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

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Make /usr/lib/vmware/lib the directory where you CD to.
I updated my FC23 instructions at:
http://vcojot.blogspot.ca/2015/11/vm...a-core-23.html
Sorry for the inconvenience,
Regards,

ElCoyote, Thanks Men...
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Old 14th November 2015, 02:21 PM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

I wanted to see if i'm the only one having this problem when starting vmware workstation

[root@localhost /]# vmware

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

vmware workstation 12 start but the menu bar isn't showing
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Old 15th November 2015, 11:21 AM
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Re: VMware Workstation 12 not starts On Fedora 23

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I wanted to see if i'm the only one having this problem when starting vmware workstation

[root@localhost /]# vmware

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

(vmware-modconfig:7550): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "murrine",

vmware workstation 12 start but the menu bar isn't showing


Do the following ..

http://vcojot.blogspot.ca/2015/11/vm...a-core-23.html
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