Anybody is using VirtualBox?

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Sat Oct 24 18:17:36 UTC 2009


On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 12:23 PM, Yuri <yuri at> wrote:
> I am tryingto run Windows under FreeBSD.
> When I run:
> cat /dev/ad1s1 | VBoxManage stdin OutPutFile.vdi 21474836480
> on 80-RC2 I get this output:
> ERROR: failed to create the VirtualBox object!
> ERROR: code NS_ERROR_ABORT (0x80004004) - Operation aborted (extended info
> not available)
> Most likely, the VirtualBox COM server is not running or failed to start.
> No processes with name VirtualBox are running.
> What could be the problem?

Do you have the vboxdrv.ko module loaded?

Glen Barber

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