Mint 19 cant get VirtualBox to load

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ycb04
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Mint 19 cant get VirtualBox to load

Post by ycb04 » Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:58 am

i have
VirtualBox 5.2.14 r123301
Linux kernel: 4.15.0-24-generic
and cant get VirtualBox to load even after disabling secure boot in the bios, I've tried to do all the command line fixes i can find but none of them work
latest vmware hangs on module installs too

kmcSack
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Re: Mint 19 cant get VirtualBox to load

Post by kmcSack » Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:52 pm

Same here.
Its holding up my cutover to Linux as a permanent solution.
+10

ajgringo619
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Re: Mint 19 cant get VirtualBox to load

Post by ajgringo619 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:02 pm

ycb04 wrote:
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:58 am
i have
VirtualBox 5.2.14 r123301
Linux kernel: 4.15.0-24-generic
and cant get VirtualBox to load even after disabling secure boot in the bios, I've tried to do all the command line fixes i can find but none of them work
latest vmware hangs on module installs too
I would upgrade your kernel to the -29 release.
I'm assuming you're talking about the host software, correct? What does /var/log/vbox-install.log show?
[Mint 19 XFCE, AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core w/16 GB RAM, 4.15.0-36-generic, GeForce GTX 960 w/Nvidia 410.66]
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