[Mageia-discuss] No USB on VirtualBox
David W. Hodgins
davidwhodgins at gmail.com
Fri Jun 3 08:45:02 CEST 2011
On Fri, 03 Jun 2011 00:01:18 -0400, Doug Laidlaw <laidlaws at hotkey.net.au> wrote:
> This is weird. Using "urpmi --force" the command ran, but nothing was
The --force should not be needed, but shouldn't hurt.
> I cleared out all the Mageia RPMs, including dkms-virtualbox, and ran "rpm -
> Uvh --force --nodeps" That installed the 4.0.8 version, which compiled new
> modules. Then Virtualbox wouldn't start until I created a symlink to
> libcrypto.so.0.9.8. I reinstalled the extension pack, but am still seeing "No
> USB devices attached" in the status bar for the guest OS.
Did you install the 4.0.8 version of the guest additions in the guest os?
Did you try creating /etc/ld.so.conf.d/virtualbox.conf with contents of
if you are using a 64 bit install?
Did you run ldconfig after the above, and then restart VirtualBox?
Regards, Dave Hodgins
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