I got error in vmware-installer which is error 11 resource file is unavailable log file and output mentioned below

asked 2018-11-19 09:59:37 -0500

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updated 2018-11-19 12:06:47 -0500

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Installer running. [2018-11-19 21:03:26,789] Command Line Arguments: [2018-11-19 21:03:26,789] ['/tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer/vmware-installer.py', '--set-setting', 'vmware-installer', 'libconf', '/tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer/lib/libconf', '--install-component', '/tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer', '--install-bundle', '/home/selva/Downloads/./VMware-ClientIntegrationPlugin-5.5.0.x86_64.bundle', ''] [2018-11-19 21:03:27,377] /tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer/python/pygtk/gtk/__init__.py:69: GtkWarning: could not open display warnings.warn(str(e), _gtk.Warning)

[2018-11-19 21:03:27,380] Unable to initialize gtk: could not open display
[2018-11-19 21:03:27,552] Using UI type console
[2018-11-19 21:03:27,570] Bootstrap file was missing, but database file exists.  Installer system state is corrupted.  Removing /etc/vmware-installer/database and starting with an empty installer database.
[2018-11-19 21:03:27,570] Unable to acquire database lock
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer/vmis/db.py", line 160, in __init__
    self._lock('%s.lck' % dbFile)
  File "/tmp/vmis.N9cIHg/install/vmware-installer/vmis/db.py", line 102, in _lock
    fcntl.flock(self._lockFile.fileno(), fcntl.LOCK_EX | fcntl.LOCK_NB)
IOError: [Errno 11] Resource temporarily unavailable
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I recommend you use libvirt with kvm/qemu instead of vmware. Vmware seems to be broken quite often.

genodeftest gravatar imagegenodeftest ( 2018-11-20 16:03:48 -0500 )edit