Failed to install VirtualBox-5.0.10 on illumos

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Failed to install VirtualBox-5.0.10 on illumos

Postby Maorui » 9. Dec 2015, 09:13

Failed at post installation. Here is the log.

## Executing postinstall script.
Checking for older bits...
Installing new ones...
Detected Solaris 11 Version 151014
Loading VirtualBox kernel modules...
- Loaded: Host module
- Loaded: NetAdapter module
devfsadm: driver failed to attach: vboxbow
Warning: Driver (vboxbow) successfully added to system but failed to attach
can't load module: Invalid argument
- Loading: NetFilter (Crossbow) ...FAILED!
## Completed but with errors.
pkgadd: ERROR: postinstall script did not complete successfully

Installation of <SUNWvbox> failed.
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Re: Failed to install VirtualBox-5.0.10 on illumos

Postby Maorui » 14. Dec 2015, 06:34

Forgot to say, I used OmniOS distribution, LTS, latest version.
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Re: Failed to install VirtualBox-5.0.10 on illumos

Postby Ramshankar » 22. Dec 2015, 17:51

VirtualBox is not officially supported on illumOS, however you may try the following:

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touch /etc/vboxinst_vboxflt


Before installing the VirtualBox package.
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Re: Failed to install VirtualBox-5.0.10 on illumos

Postby Maorui » 23. Dec 2015, 08:46

It works. Thank you!
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