Ticket #20877 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 2 months ago

Last modified 4 weeks ago

guest additions does not work on centos 8 stream

Reported by: milesnick Owned by:
Component: guest additions/x11/graphics Version: VirtualBox 6.1.32
Keywords: Cc: 8.5.0 20210514 (Red Hat 8.5.0-10) (GCC)
Guest type: Linux Host type: Windows


the new kernel headers does not have drm/ttm/ttm_memory.h so the modules cannot build

[root@localhost ttm]# pwd /usr/src/kernels/4.18.0-365.el8.x86_64/include/drm/ttm [root@localhost ttm]# ll total 92 -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 19274 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_bo_api.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 10316 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_bo_driver.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 1400 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_caching.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 8800 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_device.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 4481 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_execbuf_util.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 1892 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_kmap_iter.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 2768 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_placement.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 2821 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_pool.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 967 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_range_manager.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 8965 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_resource.h -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 6470 Feb 10 11:20 ttm_tt.h

Building the main Guest Additions 6.1.32 module for kernel 4.18.0-365.el8.x86_64. Building the shared folder support module. Building the graphics driver module. Error building the module. Build output follows. make V=1 CONFIG_MODULE_SIG= CONFIG_MODULE_SIG_ALL= -C /lib/modules/4.18.0-365.el8.x86_64/build M=/tmp/vbox.0 SRCROOT=/tmp/vbox.0 -j1 modules

test -e include/generated/autoconf.h -a -e include/config/auto.conf
( \

echo >&2; \ echo >&2 " ERROR: Kernel configuration is invalid."; \ echo >&2 " include/generated/autoconf.h or include/config/auto.conf are missing.";\ echo >&2 " Run 'make oldconfig && make prepare' on kernel src to fix it."; \ echo >&2 ; \ /bin/false) mkdir -p /tmp/vbox.0/.tmp_versions ; rm -f /tmp/vbox.0/.tmp_versions/* make -f ./scripts/ obj=/tmp/vbox.0 (cat /dev/null; echo kerneltmp/vbox.0/vboxvideo.ko;) > /tmp/vbox.0/modules.order

gcc -Wp,-MD,/tmp/vbox.0/.hgsmi_base.o.d -nostdinc -isystem /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-redhat-linux/8/include -I./arch/x86/include -I./arch/x86/include/generated -I./include/drm-backport -I./include -I./arch/x86/include/uapi -I./arch/x86/include/generated/uapi -I./include/uapi -I./include/generated/uapi -include ./include/linux/kconfig.h -include ./include/linux/compiler_types.h -DKERNEL -Wall -Wundef -Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common -fshort-wchar -Werror-implicit-function-declaration -Wno-format-security -std=gnu89 -fno-PIE -DCC_HAVE_ASM_GOTO -mno-sse -mno-mmx -mno-sse2 -mno-3dnow -mno-avx -m64 -falign-jumps=1 -falign-loops=1 -mno-80387 -mno-fp-ret-in-387 -mpreferred-stack-boundary=3 -mskip-rax-setup -mtune=generic -mno-red-zone -mcmodel=kernel -funit-at-a-time -DCONFIG_AS_CFI=1 -DCONFIG_AS_CFI_SIGNAL_FRAME=1 -DCONFIG_AS_CFI_SECTIONS=1 -DCONFIG_AS_SSSE3=1 -DCONFIG_AS_CRC32=1 -DCONFIG_AS_AVX=1 -DCONFIG_AS_AVX2=1 -DCONFIG_AS_AVX512=1 -DCONFIG_AS_SHA1_NI=1 -DCONFIG_AS_SHA256_NI=1 -DCONFIG_TPAUSE=1 -pipe -Wno-sign-compare -fno-asynchronous-unwind-tables -mindirect-branch=thunk-extern -mindirect-branch-register -fno-jump-tables -fno-delete-null-pointer-checks -Wno-frame-address -Wno-format-truncation -Wno-format-overflow -Wno-int-in-bool-context -O2 --param=allow-store-data-races=0 -Wframe-larger-than=2048 -fstack-protector-strong -Wno-unused-but-set-variable -Wno-unused-const-variable -g -gdwarf-4 -pg -mrecord-mcount -mfentry -DCC_USING_FENTRY -fno-inline-functions-called-once -Wdeclaration-after-statement -Wno-pointer-sign -Wno-stringop-truncation -Wno-maybe-uninitialized -fno-strict-overflow -fno-merge-all-constants -fmerge-constants -fno-stack-check -fconserve-stack -Werror=implicit-int -Werror=strict-prototypes -Werror=date-time -Werror=incompatible-pointer-types -Werror=designated-init -fmacro-prefix-map=./= -Wno-packed-not-aligned -I./include -I/tmp/vbox.0/ -I./include/drm -DKERNEL -DMODULE -DRT_WITHOUT_PRAGMA_ONCE -DRT_ARCH_AMD64 -DMODULE -DKBUILD_BASENAME='"hgsmi_base"' -DKBUILD_MODNAME='"vboxvideo"' -c -o /tmp/vbox.0/.tmp_hgsmi_base.o /tmp/vbox.0/hgsmi_base.c

In file included from /tmp/vbox.0/hgsmi_base.c:27: /tmp/vbox.0/vbox_drv.h:175:11: fatal error: drm/ttm/ttm_memory.h: No such file or directory

# include <drm/ttm/ttm_memory.h>


compilation terminated. make[2]: * [scripts/ /tmp/vbox.0/hgsmi_base.o] Error 1 make[1]: * [Makefile:1577: _module_/tmp/vbox.0] Error 2 make: * vboxvideo Error 2


vboxadd-setup.log.1 Download (3.4 KB) - added by milesnick 2 months ago.
vboxadd-setup.log.2.1 Download (3.4 KB) - added by milesnick 2 months ago.

Change History

Changed 2 months ago by milesnick


Changed 2 months ago by milesnick


comment:1 Changed 2 months ago by piters

Reported also as #20861

comment:2 Changed 8 weeks ago by sergiomb

VB host kernel drivers fail to build on CentOS 8 Stream kernel 4.18.0-365 ,


also mention on #20289

comment:3 Changed 4 weeks ago by galitsyn

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

This issue was fixed in VirtualBox 6.1.34. Thank you for reporting. Closing.

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