Virtualbox-guest-additions don't work well


  • _OpenMandriva Lx version:_OpenMandrivaLinux 3.0 Einsteinium

  • Desktop environment (KDE, LXQT…): LXQT, KDE

  • _Description of the issue (screenshots if relevant):_The installed ‘virtualbox-guest-additions’ give support only for Shared Folder, but not for Bidirectional Clipboard.
    Following Message occur:

VBoxClient: VBoxClient (seamless): failed to start.
Stage: Setting guest IRQ filter mask Error: VERR_INTERNAL_ERROR
  • _Relevant informations (hardware involved, software version, logs or output…):_as VM in a VirtualBox 5.2.18

A solution as Workaround is:
1) Deinstall ‘virtualbox-guest-additions’
2) Install the Guestadditions 5.1.34 from the Oracle-ISO from

with regards
Ch. Hanisch

Hi, isn’t it expected behaviour due to licences policy with guest additions?

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Did you install it inside the guest host?

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