[vbox-dev] Build vboxguest.ko for android-x86 guest
frank.mehnert at oracle.com
Thu Jul 31 07:33:03 UTC 2014
On Thursday 31 July 2014 00:46:44 DRACULAX wrote:
> Hi, I am running android-x86 as a guest with virtualbox,
> now I want to use some hgcm feature which provided by vboxguest driver.
> Can I build the vboxguest.ko for this android-x86 guest? And how?
there is no support for compiling the VirtualBox guest kernel modules
in Android, we never tried this. Actually I don't know if it's possible
to compile kernel modules in Android at all, you would need admin
permissions and as far as I know that might be complicated with Android.
Apart from this Android is related to Linux so the code might work but
I assume that adaptions are required. As I said, we never tried this so
I cannot really help here, sorry.
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