Virtualbox does not lunch (FREEBSD 7.2 STABLE)

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Fri Sep 18 15:31:40 UTC 2009

Don't top-post, please.

Jeronimo Calvo <jeronimocalvop at> writes:

> for some reason, it gives me the same error... the funny thing is
> pkgdb gives me a nice colection of errors as well :D
> # pkg_info | grep virtualbox
> virtualbox-3.0.51.r22226 A general-purpose full virtualizer for x86 hardware
> # pkg_delete -f virtualbox-3.0.51.r22226
> pkg_delete: unable to completely remove directory '/usr/local/lib/virtualbox'
> pkg_delete: couldn't entirely delete package (perhaps the packing list is
> incorrectly specified?)

This error isn't serious.  You can look in that directory, see what's
left, and either submit a fix for the port to remove it, or perhaps find
out that there is local configuration that the port *shouldn't* be

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area

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