This patch provides the necessary bits required for VMware Workstation 10.0.x to compile and run on kernel 3.14.

Download this patch

Then follow these steps from a terminal as root user

# cd /usr/lib/vmware/modules/source/
# cp vmnet.tar vmnet.tar.original
# tar xvf vmnet.tar vmnet-only/filter.c
# patch vmnet-only/filter.c < /location_of_filter.c.diff/kernel-3.14-vmware-filter.c.diff
# tar -uvf vmnet.tar vmnet-only/filter.c
# rm -rf vmnet-only/
# vmware-modconfig --console --install-all

Enjoy!

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