VirtualBox

Ticket #2371 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

Unable to install Virtual Box 2.0.2 on Solaris x86 host

Reported by: bstrand Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: installer
Version: VirtualBox 2.0.2 Keywords: bad entry read from contents file
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Solaris

Description

I am having difficulty installing the latest version of VB for Solaris. This Solaris image is itself a VB client OS from Mac OS X.

uname -a SunOS solaris10-srss-vb 5.10 Generic_127128-11 i86pc i386 i86pc

isainfo -k i386

results of pkgadd -d VirtualBoxKern-2.0.2-SunOS-r36488.pkg: Using </> as the package base directory. ## Processing package information. ## Processing system information.

bad entry read from contents file

  • pathname: Unknown
  • problem: incomplete entry

pkgadd: ERROR: unable to merge package and system information

Installation of <SUNWvboxkern> failed (internal error). No changes were made to the system.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by frank

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

Please reopen if this problem still persists with a recent release of VirtualBox (2.2.4 or 3.0.0).

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