[arch-general] missing vbox_build_module
rterry at gnumed.net
Sat Dec 15 18:12:20 EST 2007
On Fri, 14 Dec 2007 08:05:47 pm you wrote:
> Hi Richard,
> which virtualbox package did you install?
Also, I removed all of these, compiled the AUR version and ran that, again no
file of that name is installed.
Any further hints? is the virtualbox-ose-additions-modules the correct
> Only the virtualbox_bin
> package of aur includes this file, for the opensource edition of
> virtualbox you have to install "virtualbox-modules".
> On Fri, 2007-12-14 at 19:46 +1100, richard terry wrote:
> > I wonder if anyone has anyidea about this, I posted previously and got no
> > reply.
> > May laptop is 1.8 celeron + ati, I upgraded system > no X, tried
> > reconfiguring X to no avail (X wouldn't boot at all, just seemed to lock
> > up). I downgraded back to kernel26-126.96.36.199-1-i686.pkg.tar.gz, and kde
> > loaded fine, but virtualbox wouldn't load (no front-end gui), no error
> > logs generated, the command just hangs in the terminal.
> > looked everywhere for the /usr/bin/vbox_build_module to rebuild the
> > kernel module but dosn't seem to exist on the computer. Did an updatedb
> > etc first to try and find it. Checked out the forum and of course all the
> > posts mention to use that file.
> > doing a pacman -Ql <package name> also it seems the file needed to
> > rebuild the kernel module is not in any of them.
> > Any Idea's appreciated.
> > Richard
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