This morning I tried to setup Virtualbox, but it fail to launch the OS. I get the following:


Finally, when re-installing after purging it, I get the following:


However, after all this, I am still getting the same error as above. Any thoughts?

Thank you in advanced!

  • Does your host pc support Secure Boot? If so, you either have to disable it, or manually sign the modules, to run vbox. – Organic Marble Feb 8 '18 at 12:59
  • I ran into this issue regularly on Fedora 26 when I had a debug kernel installed. I had to make sure I booted to the regular kernel for it to work properly. Not sure if Ubuntu has the same. – rtaft Feb 8 '18 at 13:39
  • @OrganicMarble Yea, my mobo has it enabled. – JustSomeDude Feb 10 '18 at 18:24
  • Could well be the problem. Lots of questions on the site about that, you could start here askubuntu.com/questions/914997/… – Organic Marble Feb 10 '18 at 18:27

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