How to remove UEK (unbreakable enterprise kernel)

Check all the kernel’s installed

Check current kernel in use.

remove uek kernel using yum command

now my kernel is downgraded to 2.6.18-398.el5.

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How to fix shared folder issue in vmware workstation 10 for Oracle Linux 6.5 guest

[root@asm1 bin]# yum -y install kernel-uek.x86_64
[root@asm1 bin]# yum -y install gcc
[root@asm1 bin]# yum -y install kernel-uek-devel.x86_64

[root@asm1 bin]# ln -s /usr/src/kernels/3.8.13-16.2.1.el6uek.x86_64/include/generated/uapi/linux/version.h /usr/src/kernels/3.8.13-16.2.1.el6uek.x86_64/include/linux/version.h

uninstall vmware-tools

[root@asm1 bin]# cd /tmp/vmware-tools-distrib/bin
[root@asm1 bin]# ./

reinstall vmware-tools
[root@asm1 bin]# cd /tmp/vmware-tools-distrib
[root@asm1 bin]# ./ -default

now you can change your directory to /mnt/hgfs and check your shared folder
[root@asm1 /]# cd /mnt/hgfs/