[vbox-dev] Virtualbox 5.1.26 problem with kernel 4.4.76/79 and x86_64

James Moe jimoe at sohnen-moe.com
Mon Aug 14 17:47:17 UTC 2017

On 08/14/2017 02:45 AM, Klaus Espenlaub wrote:
>> ----[ error message ]----
>> Effective UID is not root (euid=1000 egid=100 uid=1000 gid=100) (rc=-10)
>> Please try reinstalling VirtualBox.
>> where: SUPR3HardenedMain what: 2 VERR_PERMISSION_DENIED (-10) -
>> Permission denied.
> That error message means that the VirtualBox executable isn't installed 
> suid root (which the hardening expects and complains about by pointing 
> at the user id information for the running process).
  So had I not hardened the OS, VBox would have started Normally?
  Or is there some extra step when installing VBox from the Software

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