Monday, 12 November 2012

Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908) - Ubuntu 12.10 (Virtualbox)

try this:


sudo apt-get install linux-headers-3.5.0-17-generic
sudo apt-get remove virtualbox-dkms
sudo apt-get install virtualbox-dkms

9 comments:

  1. this fixed my issues with 12.10

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  2. This solution fix my problem.
    Thanks.

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  3. works fine, funciona perfecto ubuntu 12.10

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  4. thx working for 12.10

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    1. Do this (uname -r will give current kernel version: something like 3.5.0-xx-generic)

      sudo apt-get install linux-headers-`uname -r`
      sudo apt-get remove virtualbox-dkms
      sudo apt-get install virtualbox-dkms

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    2. And if it still doesn't work, reboot.. I had to

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  6. IBAAL, finally I found something that worked - Thanks

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