Re: Re: Issue with guest additions on Fedora13 in Virtualbox

Aneesh K raj neptune_pluto at
Thu Aug 5 18:34:15 UTC 2010

my host operating system is windows XP and within Vbox i installed fedora.

On Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:03:29 +0530  wrote
>On Thu, 2010-08-05 at 04:00 +0000, Aneesh K raj wrote:

> Hi,


> I am trying to install guest additions on the fedora 13 in my virtual

> box..


> ran the file from /media/VBox..../ as root


> and below was the result


> ********************************

> Uncompressing VirtualBox 3.2.6 Guest Additions for Linux........

> VirtualBox Guest Additions installer

> Building the VirtualBox Guest Additions kernel modules [FAILED]

> Your system does not seem to be set up to build kernel modules.

> Look at /var/log/vboxadd-install.log to find out what went wrong. Once

> you have corrected it, you can

> run

yum install kernel-devel


> My host OS is Windows XP -> screen resolution is 1280 * 720

I presume you mean your *guest* OS is Windows. Your host OS is Linux.



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