[arch-general] virtualbox-bin aur - vboxdrv -> dkms -> confusion...

Javier Vasquez j.e.vasquez.v at gmail.com
Tue Jun 5 16:38:42 EDT 2012

On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 2:23 PM, David C. Rankin
<drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com> wrote:
> On 06/05/2012 03:16 PM, David C. Rankin wrote:
>> So how do I rebuild the module manually in this case?

sudo /etc/rc.d/dkms restart.

>>   Also, since I don't really want the module autogenerated, do I even need
>> dkms in the DAEMONS line of rc.conf?

If you don't want such a treat, then don't include dkms into rc.conf.
Remember dkms, as vboxdrv didn't, doesn't really compile a thing if
there's no need to.  But it's up to you.

> ...
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> David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.


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