updating Virtualbox (non-OSE)
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Sat Oct 18 14:44:44 UTC 2008
> On 10/17/2008 06:19 AM, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> So, if you have a problem installing virtualbox, try installing dkms
>> first, and repeat.
> Not sure about 2.6.26, but on the upgrade to 2.6.24-21 I just followed
> the instructions provided:
> Re-setup the kernel module by exceuting '/etc/inid./vboxdrv setup' as
> root. </quote>
> Worked for me.
Actually, you shouldn't even need to do that - it gets run automagically my
the postinst step. But if your kernel headers aren't right, it fails.
Apparently dkms is more forgiving.
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