Is it possible to run
vmware-tools without an initrd? I don't know why I should use an initrd and it makes my kernel compilation more complicated. I can boot into my kernel without initrd but when I want to install
vmware-tools it gives me an error message:
There was an error generating the initrd (1). Error /sbin/mkinitd -k vmlinuz...
Can I reboot?
Edit: It doesn't work without initrd. I've temporarily enabled it and it adds Kernel Modules: vmxnet3 vmxnet to the initrd?