When downloading EXTERNAL-RHEL4-10gR2-DVD2-Linux-v2.0.zip from the RedHat website, another file (kernel-2.6.9-11.EL.src.rpm) was available for download.
It seems like this is a kernel update. Do I need it to install it for the VMWare kit to work properly?
AFAIK, if you update kernel, then WmWare pl script
must be run once more...
Funky you are right if Linux running on the host and Linux kernel is updated but here VmWare running on Windows host! Because of that update of Linux kernel (in guest OS) don't affect any reconfiguration of VmWare.
pl script is script for Linux and if Linux is guest OS,
guest OS don't "see" vmware. And here we speak about package running on Windows host: