Ticket #20877 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 10 months ago

Last modified 6 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 10 months ago.
vboxadd-setup.log.2.1 Download (3.4 KB) - added by milesnick 10 months ago.

Change History

Changed 10 months ago by milesnick


Changed 10 months ago by milesnick


comment:1 Changed 10 months ago by piters

Reported also as #20861

comment:2 Changed 10 months 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 10 months 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.

comment:4 Changed 6 weeks ago by fsaeda

To obtain the most recent kernel header package, you need usually run yum update on your machine. Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on the guest OS to resolve this issue and make VirtualBox full screen.

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