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Kieutrang
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Virtualbox Driver

Post by Kieutrang » Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:58 pm

I am trying to run Virtualbox. It says, It says modprobe vboxdr driver kernel not installed. This happens when I try to run anything on it. I tried the synaptic download manager. Rebooting, you name it. How do I get this driver?

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WharfRat
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Re: Virtualbox Driver

Post by WharfRat » Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:20 am

That driver has to be built from source and is in virtualbox-dkms package.

The following packages should be installed from the repos

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[bill@XPS] ~/script $ apt search virtualbox|grep ^i
i   virtualbox                                                                                      - x86 virtualization solution - base binaries                                                               
i   virtualbox-dkms                                                                                 - x86 virtualization solution - kernel module sources for dkms                                              
i   virtualbox-ext-pack                                                                             - extra capabilities for VirtualBox, downloader.                                                            
i   virtualbox-guest-additions-iso                                                                  - guest additions iso image for VirtualBox                                                                  
i   virtualbox-qt                                                                                   - x86 virtualization solution - Qt based user interface                                                     
[bill@XPS] ~/script $ 
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