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kat22
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virtualbox on mint6 KDE CE

Postby kat22 » Sun Jun 14, 2009 2:40 pm

i've just installed mint 6 KDE CE
was using elyssa earlier
virtualbox functioned nicely
now after installing virtualbox, creating a dynamically expanding disk & a virtual machine, i'm not able to start the virtual machine
error - no suitable modules available
please help

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Re: virtualbox on mint6 KDE CE

Postby dlkreations » Mon Jun 15, 2009 12:26 pm

Seems like it didn't compile when you initially installed it.

Did you install from the repo, or from their website? If you got it from the repo, try uninstalling it, and then downloading the package from their website and installing that. It should compile for you and be able to run ok.
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Re: virtualbox on mint6 KDE CE

Postby kat22 » Wed Jun 24, 2009 12:18 am

got it working
used sudo modprobe vboxdrv
the problem is i have to use the command every time i restart the comp
where is the script for autostart located?


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