Kernel Update broke VirtualBox

Steven Davies-Morris sdavmor at
Wed Jun 4 22:17:48 UTC 2008

Steven Davies-Morris wrote:
> Chris Mohler wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 9:59 AM, Nicolas Canepa <ncanepa at> wrote:
>>> When I upgrade the kernel the
>>> vboxdrv fails to load. What I do to solve this is run:
>>> /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup
>> Hmm - could it be that the  vbox-ose modules are just running late?  I
>> have a feeling that the OSE version can not be updated as you outlined
>> above:
>> cr33 at vostro15k:~$ sudo /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup
>>  * Usage: /etc/init.d/vboxdrv {start|stop|restart|status}
>> Chris
> He probably should force a reinstall of virtualbox OSE through synaptic.

On further thought this might be the time for subscribing to the vbox 
list and submitting the problem there.

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