[vbox-dev] installation script seems not to work here (fedora core 6)

Maat maat-ml at vilarem.net
Tue Jan 23 18:30:35 GMT 2007

Luca Dionisi wrote:
> I am at a halt. Please help.
> Yum tells me that kernel, kernel-devel, kernel-headers
> are installed for my current version, and I can't see any other
> package name with kernel* that could sound good.
> I have many files in /usr/include/linux/.
> What do I miss?
> I repeat the message:
>  Verifying archive integrity... All good.
>  Uncompressing VirtualBox for Linux installation.....
>  VirtualBox Version 1.3.2 (Sun Jan 14 15:25:08 CET 2007) installation
>  Please install the header files for your current Linux kernel.
>  Problems were found which would prevent VirtualBox from installing.
>  Please correct these problems and try again.

#cp /boot/confi-file-of-your-current-kernel .config

#make oldconfig

# make

then retry with Virtualbox

other idea : kernel sources are in /usr/src/kernels/ for fedora iirc...
perhaps a path or a symbolic link problem ?)


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