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Solution for Error: The Folder could not be displayed - VFS error: Invalid parameters

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By Jared Jennings

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Posted: 21 Dec 2006
 

Problem:

When running VMWare workstation on OpenSuse 10.2, you get an error "The Folder could not be displayed - VFS error: Invalid parameters"

Solution:

  1. Rename libpng12.so.0 in /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libpng12.so.0


  2. ln -sf /usr/lib/libpng12.so.0
    (while in the /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libpng12.so.0)


  3. Rename libgcc_s.so.1 in /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libgcc_s.so.1


  4. ln -sf /lib/libgcc_s.so.1
    (while in the /usr/lib/vmware/lib/libgcc_s.so.1 directory )

Environment:

OpenSuse 10.2

VMware Workstation 5.5.2.xxx


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