Virtualbox not working, due to kernel updates

Hello, I’m having this issue since I updated my kernel to 5.18.19-3, I keep reading that I need to install my modules according to my kernel but there’s no “linux518-virtualbox-host-modules” package, can I at least switch to the 5.15 version so I can run virtualbox with no issues??

Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908)

The VirtualBox Linux kernel driver is either not loaded or not set up correctly. Please try setting it up again by executing


as root.

If your system has EFI Secure Boot enabled you may also need to sign the kernel modules (vboxdrv, vboxnetflt, vboxnetadp, vboxpci) before you can load them. Please see your Linux system’s documentation for more information.

where: suplibOsInit what: 3 VERR_VM_DRIVER_NOT_INSTALLED (-1908) - The support driver is not installed. On linux, open returned ENOENT.

Kernel 5.18 is no longer supported so you will need either the 5.15 kernel which has long term support or the latest 6.0 kernel.I would suggest removing any non supported kernels to avoid issues.


I was thinking using the LTS version, why should I use the 6.0 version?

That’s not the point actually. The point was to use a supported kernel that has the modules that now are failing for you. And the mentioned first 5.15 kernel is LTS.

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