[vbox-dev] Problem building with VBox additions on Oracle Linux6.1

Leigh Hebblethwaite lHebblethwaite at transoft.com
Fri Aug 12 06:33:17 PDT 2011

Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert wrote:
> This error is not fatal. The DRM module just failed to compile, but
> other modules compiled fine and the installation succeeded.


Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert wrote:
> > There is a copy of drmP.h in the guest system:
> You were searching in the wrong directory. The module was not built
> the 2.6.32-131 kernel but for the 2.6.32-100 UEK kernel!

Hmm. I, as a Linux user only, had no idea that there were two kernels in
this fresh install of Oracle Linux.

I guess I was also pointing out that both of these software products
have 'Oracle' written on the front.

Thanks for your help.


Leigh Hebblethwaite,
Transoft, part of IRIS

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