[vbox-dev] [PATCH] Enable vbox to build on FreeBSD HEAD
cm at therek.net
Sun May 3 21:45:47 PDT 2009
Alexander Eichner wrote:
> as Frank mentioned the assertion is due to the missing proc filesystem.
> The kernel module can be found in out/freebsd.x86/debug/bin/vboxdrv.ko.
> It is compiled during the VirtualBox build process. I don't know
> if the port installs it in the appropriate location but you can load it
> with kldload ./vboxdrv.ko if you are in the binary directory.
Indded, mounting /proc filesystem moved things ahead a bit. Thanks. Now it
fails with what Bernhard wrote, that is:
Failed to create the VirtualBox COM object.
Callee RC: NS_ERROR_FACTORY_NOT_REGISTERED (0x80040154)
As for the kernel module I meant that the port Bernhard prepared did not
install it and did not inform user to load it.
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and hurry off as if nothing ever happened." (Sir Winston Churchill)
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