I used VMware Workstation 15.1.0 in leap 15.1 for quite a while. Then I made the system upgrate to leap 15.2 (Kernel Version 5.3.18-lp152.41). But when I tried to start vmware Worstation I got the message “Could not open /dev/vmmon: file or filder not found. Please make sure that the kernel module `vmmon` is loaded.
I though “OK this is the usual pain with new kernels”, I only have to get them from https://github.com/mkubecek/vmware-host-modules compile them I can go on.
But this was not the case. The compiling process does not show any problems, except the last lines where the modules are started, Two of them failed. See also the attached output of the modconfig command.
Then I noticed that I didn’t use the most recent vmware worstation version. So I updated to the version 15.5.6 and tried the same process again. Certainly with the approptiate module sources from mkubecek. But without success. The error messages are still the same. modconfig installer output still shows no succes in activating two modules and also when starting a virtual machine the error message: “Could not open /dev/vmmon: file or folder not found…..” persists.
Are there any others with that problem or ideas where I make a mistake?