linux-image-2.6.24-20-386 - which Kubuntu repository?

Alan Dacey GrokIt at ajinfosearch.com
Tue Mar 31 22:37:07 UTC 2009


Jonas Norlander wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 3:24 PM, Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am trying to get Virtual Box going in Hardy.  I am currently stuck on
>> installing the kernel image linux-image-2.6.24-20-386, which Synaptic says
>> that it wants.  Synaptic also says that it cannot install it because the
>> necessary repository is not in the sources.list.
>>
>> So which repository ought to be there?
>>
>> TIA
>> Lisi
>>
> 
> I don't run Hardy anymore but I remember having dependencies errors
> installing it from Ubuntu repro. Try the repro from Virtualbox.org and
> it's much better then the OSE version in Ubuntu (Like USB support).
> Instructions on how to enable it is on
> http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads
> 
> The latest kernel for Hardy looks like 2.6.24.23.25
> https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/hardy/+source/linux-meta
> Is your system up to date?
> 
> / Jonas
> 

I have to agree with Jonas.  First purge ALL virtualbox stuff from the system 
then add Sun's virtualbox repository.  I've been running vbox on hardy since 
last year with no problems that way.

Alan




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