[OpenIndiana-discuss] Can't install Vbox on oi_148
chrisridd at mac.com
Sun Sep 18 10:26:11 UTC 2011
On 17 Sep 2011, at 17:42, Roman Naumenko wrote:
> It's oi_148.
> I tried few different versions of virtualbox (latest and VirtualBox-4.1.0) and it all ends in hanged system.
> The installation process goes to this point :
> Loading Virtualbox kernel modules...
> kthread_t::t_preempt at 142
> cput_t::cpu_runrun at 216
> (something) pkrunrun at 217
> and then the system is dead.
> If restarted, it says "bla-bla-bla, can't load vboxnet module ... it's not in PMPI" - or something like that, then few more lines listed above and system is dead.
> I have to reboot it in a single-user mode and remove the package.
I see similar problems using Oracle S11X on my workstation. Others on the solarisx86 mailing list have no such problems - the speculation there is that it is related to the hardware/CPU.
My workstation has a SandyBridge i7 CPU.
It might be worth raising a bug at virtualbox.org.
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