Ticket #2777 (closed defect: fixed)
vboxnetflt fails to compile; when done manually fails to work.
|Reported by:||davidwhodgins||Owned by:|
Description (last modified by frank) (diff)
After installing 2.1.0, using the rpm, with a host of Mandriva 2009.0 on an i586 system, the vboxnetflt module had not been compiled.
Manually compiling the module using ...
#!/bin/bash downloaddir=/home/dave/software rpmfile="VirtualBox-2.1.0_41146_mdv2008.0-1.i586.rpm" tmpdir="/tmp/VirtualBox" mkdir -p "$tmpdir" cd "$tmpdir" rpm2cpio "$downloaddir/$rpmfile">"$tmpdir/VirtualBox.cpio" cpio -i --make-directories < VirtualBox.cpio cd "usr/src/vboxdrv-2.1.0/vboxnetflt/" make sudo make install
allowed VirtualBox to be started, but any attempt at network access failed, with messages such as ...
Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: br_netfilter: Argh!! br_nf_post_routing: bad mac.raw pointer. Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [eth0][br0] head:f5be5c00, raw:f5be5c20, data:f5be5c20 Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: Pid: 6177, comm: VirtualBox Not tainted 22.214.171.124-desktop-0.uc2mnb #1 Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [<c0381e62>] ? printk+0x18/0x1e Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [<fa69771f>] br_nf_post_routing+0x8f/0x2b0 [bridge] Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [<c031eee9>] nf_iterate+0x69/0xa0 Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [<fa692020>] ? br_dev_queue_push_xmit+0x0/0x70 [bridge] Dec 17 16:23:43 hodgins kernel: [<c031efb7>] nf_hook_slow+0x97/0xe0
showing up in /var/log/syslog.
I've rolled back to 2.0.6 for now. In addition, I've found that trying to submit this ticket using opera fails. I've switched to firefox, to submit this ticket.
- Description modified (diff)
- Summary changed from Install of 2.1.0_41146_mdv2008.0-1.i586.rpm fails to compile vboxnetflt, and when done manually fails to work. to vboxnetflt fails to compile; when done manually fails to work.