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    Default Virtual box cannot start after update kernal

    Each time I update the kernal, I have to re-install the virtual box or it won't start any more. what's the problem with it.

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    Default Re: Virtual box cannot start after update kernal

    On 07/19/2013 11:26 AM, sunbin003 pecked at the keyboard and wrote:
    > Each time I update the kernal, I have to re-install the virtual box or
    > it won't start any more. what's the problem with it.
    >
    >

    None, The Vboxdrv module needs to be rebuilt for the new kernel. Try
    installing the dkms package from packman to have this done automagically
    for you when you boot to the new kernel.

    Ken

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    Default Re: Virtual box cannot start after update kernal

    On 07/19/2013 11:26 AM, sunbin003 pecked at the keyboard and wrote:
    > Each time I update the kernal, I have to re-install the virtual box or
    > it won't start any more. what's the problem with it.
    >
    >

    More,

    or run

    Code:
    /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup
    after you boot to the new kernel.

    Ken

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