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VMXnet will not build on Ubuntu 14.04, kernel 3.13.0-24-generic

I am having problems getting the the vmxnet drivers to build on my Ubuntu guest, Window 7 64-bit host.  I have tried editing the Ubuntu 64-bit.vmx file and changing the network adapter to vmxnet3 or e1000e.  Lspci shows the correct adapter, vmxnet3, All attempts to build the vmxnet drivers fail with:


  LD [M]  /tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only/vmhgfs.o

  Building modules, stage 2.

  MODPOST 1 modules

  CC      /tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only/vmhgfs.mod.o

  LD [M]  /tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only/vmhgfs.ko

make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.13.0-24-generic'

/usr/bin/make -C $PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \

      MODULEBUILDDIR= postbuild

make[1]: Entering directory `/tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only'

make[1]: `postbuild' is up to date.

make[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only'

cp -f vmhgfs.ko ./../vmhgfs.o

make: Leaving directory `/tmp/modconfig-r6S8pq/vmhgfs-only'

The vmxnet driver is no longer supported on kernels 3.3 and greater. Please

upgrade to a newer virtual NIC. (e.g., vmxnet3 or e1000e)

I am using VMware Player V6.0.2 and VMWare tools 9.6.2.

I have this working properly on CentOS 6.5, kernel  2.6.32-431.17.1.el6.x86_64, and Fedora 20, kernel 3.14.4-200.fc20.x86_64 .

Any help in getting the driver to build would be appreciated.


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