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    virtual box installation problem

    dpkg -i virtualbox-4.2_4.2.8-83876~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb .deb
    (Reading database ... 245711 files and directories currently installed.)
    Unpacking virtualbox-4.2 (from virtualbox-4.2_4.2.8-83876~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb) ...
    dpkg-deb (subprocess): cannot copy archive member from 'virtualbox-4.2_4.2.8-83876~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb' to decompressor pipe: unexpected end of file or stream
    dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste returned error exit status 2
    dpkg: error processing virtualbox-4.2_4.2.8-83876~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb (--install):
    cannot copy extracted data for './usr/share/doc/virtualbox-4.2/VirtualBox.chm' to '/usr/share/doc/virtualbox-4.2/VirtualBox.chm.dpkg-new': unexpected end of file or stream
    dpkg: error processing .deb (--install):
    cannot access archive: No such file or directory
    Processing triggers for shared-mime-info ...
    Errors were encountered while processing:
    virtualbox-4.2_4.2.8-83876~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb
    .deb

  2. #2
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    apt-get install virtualbox

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    Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules.
    [....] Starting VirtualBox kernel modules[....] No suitable module for running k[FAIL found ... failed!
    failed!
    invoke-rc.d: initscript virtualbox, action "restart" failed.
    Setting up virtualbox-dkms (4.1.18-dfsg-2.1) ...
    Loading new virtualbox-4.1.18 DKMS files...
    First Installation: checking all kernels...
    Building only for 3.7-trunk-686-pae
    Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the
    kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed.
    [ ok ] Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules.
    [....] Starting VirtualBox kernel modules[....] No suitable module for running k[FAIL found ... failed!
    failed

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    Quote Originally Posted by s3cur17yk1ll3r View Post
    Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules.
    Setting up virtualbox-dkms (4.1.18-dfsg-2.1) ...
    I can't get the DKMS modules to build from the kali repository either, to get it working I uninstalled all the debian-provided packages and used the ISO to install the extensions

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