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Bug 1693622 - Can not start images in Virtualbox 5.2.24_RPMFusion r128122
Summary: Can not start images in Virtualbox 5.2.24_RPMFusion r128122
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: akmods
Version: 29
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Hans de Goede
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-03-28 10:58 UTC by Michal Špondr
Modified: 2019-03-28 16:53 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2019-03-28 12:35:17 UTC

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akmod-VirtualBox fail log (deleted)
2019-03-28 10:58 UTC, Michal Špondr
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Description Michal Špondr 2019-03-28 10:58:40 UTC
Created attachment 1548969 [details]
akmod-VirtualBox fail log

Description of problem:
It is not possible to start any Virtualbox image. Message "Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908)" appear.
I've tried this first:
# dnf install akmod-VirtualBox kernel-devel-$(uname -r)
followed by running akmods. This failed during building and installing phase.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. dnf install akmod-VirtualBox kernel-devel-$(uname -r)
2. akmods

Actual results:
# LC_ALL=C akmods
Checking kmods exist for 5.0.3-200.fc29.x86_64             [  OK  ]
Building and installing VirtualBox-kmod                    [FAILED]
Building rpms failed; see /var/cache/akmods/VirtualBox/5.2.24-1-for-5.0.3-200.fc29.x86_64.failed.log for details

Expected results:
akmods should work and thus Virtualbox should be able to start images.

Additional info:
Attached akmod-VirtualBox fail log contains akmods fail log.

Comment 1 leigh scott 2019-03-28 12:35:17 UTC
The vbox code needs fixing for kernel-5.0.0.

Comment 2 Sergio Monteiro Basto 2019-03-28 16:53:52 UTC
Thanks for the report problems with Virtualbox_RPMFusion version (Virtualbox 5.2.24_RPMFusion) please report in rpmfusion Buzilla [1]

A new version of Vbox is on updates-testing, anyway don't update kernel to new kernel (kernel-5.0.4-200.fc29) will break again, due [2] for that you need new updates of VirtualBox-kmod ( 6.0.4-4 ) 



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