Re problems with virtualbox

Peter petergoggin at
Sat Aug 4 04:57:45 UTC 2018

The only actions I have taken is to allow the updates from ubuntu 
updater. This isntralled two virtual box packages. I could not then open 
my existing virtual machine. Trying to create a new virtual machine 
using the new software gives the same errors as opening an existing machine.


Peter Goggin

On 04/08/18 14:51, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Sat, 4 Aug 2018 14:33:09 +1000, Peter wrote:
>> As installed the software from the repository does not let me create a
>> new virtualbox. The errors are the same as when opening an existing
>> box.
> Randomly installing packages usually works less good, than targeted
> troubleshooting does.
>> How can I roll back to a version that works?
> Since nobody knows what random actions you already executed, the best
> approach would be to restore your Ubuntu install from the backup of
> your Ubuntu install.

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