When starting a VirtualBox VM, I get:
sudo /sbin/vboxconfig does not fix the problem.
How to fix that?
VirtualBox 5.0.10 r104061
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same problem with me, abort it if you not use vagrant.
the output when i run
The provider 'virtualbox' that was requested to back the machine 'default' is reporting that it isn't usable on this system. The reason is shown below: VirtualBox is complaining that the kernel module is not loaded. Please run `VBoxManage --version` or open the VirtualBox GUI to see the error message which should contain instructions on how to fix this error.
WARNING: The vboxdrv kernel module is not loaded. Either there is no module available for the current kernel (3.19.0-47-generic) or it failed to load. Please recompile the kernel module and install it by sudo /sbin/rcvboxdrv setup You will not be able to start VMs until this problem is fixed. 5.0.14r105127
sudo /sbin/rcvboxdrv setup:
Bad argument setup
My problem solved after run this command
sudo /usr/lib/virtualbox/vboxdrv.sh setup
$ sudo /usr/lib/virtualbox/vboxdrv.sh setup Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules ...done. Recompiling VirtualBox kernel modules ...done. Starting VirtualBox kernel modules ...done. $ VBoxManage --version 5.0.14r105127
WARNING: The vboxdrv kernel module is not loaded. Either there is no module available for the current kernel (4.7.1-1-ARCH) or it failed to load. Please recompile the kernel module and install it by sudo
You will not be able to start VMs until this problem is fixed.
The fix for this for me was to install the linux-headers package
This seems to be a known bug.
Running the following commands fixes the problem:
sudo /sbin/vboxconfig sudo /sbin/rcvboxdrv setup
Unfortunately, you will have to run these commands after each reboot.
Had the same Problem. Was searching for the solution for days. In the end it was EFI blocking some functionality. My solve was to
Hope this could help some nomads seeking days for answers like myself.