Hardy boxes fail #425

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rb2k opened this Issue Nov 15, 2012 · 2 comments

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rb2k commented Nov 15, 2012

The installation of the Guest additions seem to fail because build-essential gets installed AFTER the guest additions

[hardy32] VirtualBox Guest Additions installer
[hardy32] Removing existing VirtualBox DKMS kernel modules
[hardy32]  ...done.
Removing existing VirtualBox non-DKMS kernel modules
[hardy32]  ...done.
[hardy32] Building the VirtualBox Guest Additions kernel modules
[hardy32] 
The make utility was not found. If the following module compilation fails then
this could be the reason and you should try installing it.
[hardy32] 
The gcc utility was not found. If the following module compilation fails then
this could be the reason and you should try installing it.
[hardy32] 
The headers for the current running kernel were not found. If the following
module compilation fails then this could be the reason.
[hardy32] 
[hardy32] Building the main Guest Additions module
[hardy32]  ...fail!
(Look at /var/log/vboxadd-install.log to find out what went wrong)
Doing non-kernel setup of the Guest Additions
[hardy32]  ...done.
[hardy32] Installing the Window System drivers
[hardy32]  ...fail!
[hardy32] (Could not find the X.Org or XFree86 Window System.)
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[hardy32] The following extra packages will be installed:
[hardy32]   binutils dpkg-dev g++ g++-4.2 gcc gcc-4.2 libc6 libc6-dev libc6-i686
[hardy32]   libgomp1 libstdc++6-4.2-dev libtimedate-perl linux-headers-2.6.24-26
[hardy32]   linux-libc-dev make patch

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rb2k commented Nov 15, 2012

Moving the "#Installing the virtualbox guest additions" section below the "#Updating the box" section seems to fix it

@rb2k
rb2k commented Nov 16, 2012

Not 100% sure, but the ones that are currently there are clearly wrong.
--> #427

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