I am struggling with getting the nvidia driver loaded on a host with vmware 6.5u1.
Checking dmesg > Output:
[root@newhost:~] dmesg | grep -E "NVRM|nvidia"
2017-11-06T11:37:35.084Z cpu12:66798)Starting service nvidia-init
2017-11-06T11:37:35.085Z cpu12:66798)Activating Jumpstart plugin nvidia-init.
2017-11-06T11:37:35.287Z cpu12:66798)Jumpstart plugin nvidia-init activated.
NVIDIA-SMI has failed because it couldn’t communicate with the NVIDIA driver. Make sure that the latest NVIDIA driver is installed and running.
I don’t have a clue why it doesn’t load it. I tried both:
Anyone a hint what else to try or to do?