[vbox-dev] news for packaging VirtualBox 6
sergio at serjux.com
Thu Jan 3 19:44:37 UTC 2019
On Thu, 2019-01-03 at 08:06 -0600, Larry Finger wrote:
> On 1/2/19 8:57 PM, Sérgio Basto wrote:
> > Hello,
> > For VirtualBox 6 we need add VirtualBoxVM to the package with set
> > suid
> > , and unset suid to VirtualBox binary to avoid problem reported on
> > 
> > .
> > Also we don't need one patch anymore !
> > On Debian, for patch  upstream now have one patch that fix this.
> > On OpenSuse patches  and  may be replaced with
> > VBOX_USE_SYSTEM_GL_HEADERS=1 and VBOX_NO_LEGACY_XORG_X11=1
> Thanks for the updates on building the openSUSE version of VB. I'm
> still having
> a problem in that Tumbleweed's version of rpmlint is failing the
> build because
> /usr/lib/virtualbox/VirtualBox is not built to be position
> independent. The
> specific error is
> virtualbox-qt.x86_64: E: non-position-independent-executable
> (Badness: 10000)
> This executable must be position independent. Check that it is
> built with
> -fPIE/-fpie in compiler flags and -pie in linker flags.
> Although that sounds simple, I have not been able to find where to
> insert the
> required compiler and linker flags. Help would be appreciated.
My guess is the fpie patch , can you try build without this patch ?
Sérgio M. B.
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