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Re: virtualbox guest addon don't working

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On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 07:15:23AM +0000, Balint Szigeti wrote:
> >>I installed virtualbox-guest-additions, virtualbox-ose,
> >>virtualbox-ose-dkms, virtualbox-ose-qt packages.
> >>lsmod says:
> >>.......
> >>vboxdrv              1723671  2 vboxnetadp,vboxnetflt
> ...
> |/|I installed|/|vbox-|/|||ose* from official repos||.
> I tried install vbox fuse (
> dpkg --get-selections |grep virtualbox
> virtualbox-guest-additions                      install
> virtualbox-ose                                  install
> virtualbox-ose-dkms                             install
> virtualbox-ose-fuse                             install
> virtualbox-ose-qt                               install
> ) but nothing has changed.

All of these describe the host, but the vboxfs mount happens inside the VM, so all of this info doesn't help. So please tell us if the modules are loaded in the VM and which packages are installed there.


> I use 4.1.2 VBox.
> The VM is 6.0.3 Debian. VM kernel's 2.6.32-5-amd64
> In VM the vboxmanage says:
> /|vboxmanage -v
> 3.2.10_OSEr66523

How about updating your vbox tools in the VM to match at least at the major version?

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