F15 / VirtualBox

Gilboa Davara gilboad at gmail.com
Mon Jun 13 18:14:15 UTC 2011



On Mon, 2011-06-13 at 10:25 +0200, Vít Ondruch wrote:
> Dne 11.6.2011 16:21, Gilboa Davara napsal(a):
> >
> > On Fri, 2011-06-10 at 16:25 +0100, Tom Hughes wrote:
> >> On 10/06/11 16:12, Michael Cronenworth wrote:
> >>
> >>> Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> >>   >
> >>>> They are available, but I think you have to build them yourself from
> >>>> source.  All the information is here:
> >>> 2. Make guest additions dead simple to install. Having to compile them
> >>> with a Windows DDK is not dead simple.
> >> Actually building the driver (once I'd downloaded the 620Mb DDK) was
> >> quite easy. I'm still scratching my head over how to actually install it
> >> though ;-)
> > Actually, even if you build the driver and get it to work, you're still
> > stuck with the Windows' driver signature enforcement which makes
> > installing unsigned drivers (such as one that you build yourself)
> > more-or-less impossible (I tried every possible software / hack-ware to
> > disable it and failed; ended up getting used to manual F8/Disable
> > signature enforcement boot sequence).
> >
> > I fear that as long as RH doesn't MS the (protection) fees required to
> > "sign" the QXL driver, I fear that this issue will remain unresolved.
> > (On the other hand, nothing stops -me- from doing it and yet I don't see
> > me running to do it :))
> 
> May be this can help: http://www.reactos.org/wiki/Driver_Signing

Thanks.

- Gilboa



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