VirtualBox: Could not connect to host: 127.0.0.1:18083

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    • VirtualBox: Could not connect to host: 127.0.0.1:18083

      Hi All,

      Having same error of a similar VirtualBox Error thread..."Could not Connect to Host 127.0.0.1:18083"

      Followed guidance concerning recompiling kernel with

      Source Code

      1. /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup


      and got back

      Source Code

      1. Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules ...failed!
      2. (Cannot unload module vboxdrv)


      Let me know what further I can provide. Thanks in advance.

      dpkg -l | grep openmediavault

      Source Code

      1. openmediavault 1.12 all Open network attached storage solution
      2. openmediavault-backup 1.0.11 all backup plugin for OpenMediaVault.
      3. openmediavault-clamav 1.2 all OpenMediaVault ClamAV plugin
      4. openmediavault-forkeddaapd 1.1 all OpenMediaVault forked-daapd (DAAP server) plugin
      5. openmediavault-keyring 0.3 all GnuPG archive keys of the OpenMediaVault archive
      6. openmediavault-omvextrasorg 1.10 all OMV-Extras.org Package Repositories for OpenMediaVault
      7. openmediavault-usbbackup 1.1 all OpenMediaVault USB/eSATA backup plugin
      8. openmediavault-virtualbox 1.0.14 all VirtualBox plugin for OpenMediaVault.
    • Same error. This is the detail

      Source Code

      1. Exception Object
      2. (
      3. [message:protected] => Could not connect to host (http://127.0.0.1:18083/)
      4. [string:Exception:private] =>
      5. [code:protected] => 64
      6. [file:protected] => /usr/share/phpvirtualbox/lib/ajax.php
      7. [line:protected] => 128
      8. [trace:Exception:private] => Array
      9. (
      10. )
      11. [previous:Exception:private] =>
      12. )
      Display All
    • Oh ok...that button in the plugin is "Fix module for backport kernels"

      That was @ryecoaaron first suggestion this morning. I just did it again and here is the output.

      Install build-essential
      Reading package lists...
      Building dependency tree...
      Reading state information...
      build-essential is already the newest version.
      0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 2 not upgraded.
      Recompile kernel module
      Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules ...failed!
      (Cannot unload module vboxdrv)
      Load module
      Restart vboxweb-service
      Stopping VirtualBox web service ...done.
      Starting VirtualBox web service ...done.
    • Source Code

      1. openmediavault-virtualbox 1.0.14 all VirtualBox plugin for OpenMediaVault.
      2. phpvirtualbox 4.3-2 all PhpVirtualBox is a web interface for VirtualBox
      3. virtualbox-4.3 4.3.20-96996~Debian~wheezy amd64 Oracle VM VirtualBox
      4. virtualbox-extpack-installer 4.3.20 all VirtualBox extpack installer.
    • I would uninstall all four of those packages and reinstall.

      Source Code

      1. apt-get purge openmediavault-virtualbox phpvirtualbox virtualbox-4.3 virtualbox-extpack-installer
      2. rm -f /etc/default/openmediavault-virtualbox
      3. rm -f /etc/default/virtualbox
      4. userdel vbox
      5. groupdel vboxusers
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      The post was edited 1 time, last by ryecoaaron ().

    • Well, that was a pretty hosed up reinstall...

      Reading package lists...
      Building dependency tree...
      Reading state information...
      The following extra packages will be installed:
      phpvirtualbox virtualbox-4.3 virtualbox-extpack-installer
      Recommended packages:
      libsdl-ttf2.0-0 dkms pdf-viewer
      The following NEW packages will be installed:
      openmediavault-virtualbox phpvirtualbox virtualbox-4.3
      virtualbox-extpack-installer
      0 upgraded, 4 newly installed, 0 to remove and 2 not upgraded.
      Need to get 69.2 MB of archives.
      After this operation, 170 MB of additional disk space will be used.
      WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated!
      virtualbox-4.3 virtualbox-extpack-installer phpvirtualbox
      openmediavault-virtualbox
      Authentication warning overridden.
      Get:1 packages.omv-extras.org/debian/ kralizec-vb/main virtualbox-extpack-installer all 4.3.20 [1466 B]
      Get:2 packages.omv-extras.org/debian/ kralizec-vb/main phpvirtualbox all 4.3-2 [3096 kB]
      Get:3 dh2k.omv-extras.org/debian/ virtualbox-wheezy-mirror/main virtualbox-4.3 amd64 4.3.20-96996~Debian~wheezy [66.1 MB]
      Get:4 packages.omv-extras.org/debian/ kralizec-vb/main openmediavault-virtualbox all 1.0.14 [37.3 kB]
      Preconfiguring packages ...
      Fetched 69.2 MB in 4min 32s (254 kB/s)
      Selecting previously unselected package virtualbox-4.3.
      (Reading database ... 43381 files and directories currently installed.)
      Unpacking virtualbox-4.3 (from .../virtualbox-4.3_4.3.20-96996~Debian~wheezy_amd64.deb) ...
      Selecting previously unselected package virtualbox-extpack-installer.
      Unpacking virtualbox-extpack-installer (from .../virtualbox-extpack-installer_4.3.20_all.deb) ...
      Selecting previously unselected package phpvirtualbox.
      Unpacking phpvirtualbox (from .../phpvirtualbox_4.3-2_all.deb) ...
      Selecting previously unselected package openmediavault-virtualbox.
      Unpacking openmediavault-virtualbox (from .../openmediavault-virtualbox_1.0.14_all.deb) ...
      Processing triggers for openmediavault ...
      Restarting engine daemon ...
      monit: Cannot connect to the monit daemon. Did you start it with http support?
      Restarting OpenMediaVault engine daemon: .omv-engined.
      Setting up virtualbox-4.3 (4.3.20-96996~Debian~wheezy) ...
      Adding group `vboxusers' (GID 116) ...
      Done.
      Starting VirtualBox kernel modules ...done.
      Starting VirtualBox web service ...fail!
      invoke-rc.d: initscript vboxweb-service, action "start" failed.
      dpkg: error processing virtualbox-4.3 (--configure):
      subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
      dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of virtualbox-extpack-installer:
      virtualbox-extpack-installer depends on virtualbox-4.3 (>= 4.3.20); however:
      Package virtualbox-4.3 is not configured yet.

      dpkg: error processing virtualbox-extpack-installer (--configure):
      dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
      dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of phpvirtualbox:
      phpvirtualbox depends on virtualbox-4.3; however:
      Package virtualbox-4.3 is not configured yet.

      dpkg: error processing phpvirtualbox (--configure):
      dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
      dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of openmediavault-virtualbox:
      openmediavault-virtualbox depends on virtualbox-4.3; however:
      Package virtualbox-4.3 is not configured yet.
      openmediavault-virtualbox depends on virtualbox-extpack-installer; however:
      Package virtualbox-extpack-installer is not configured yet.
      openmediavault-virtualbox depends on phpvirtualbox; however:
      Package phpvirtualbox is not configured yet.

      dpkg: error processing openmediavault-virtualbox (--configure):
      dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
      Errors were encountered while processing:
      virtualbox-4.3
      virtualbox-extpack-installer
      phpvirtualbox
      openmediavault-virtualbox
    • Something seems very wrong with your system. Can you send Support Info from Support Info tab and let me know the ID.
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    • It didn't send. Can you download it and email it to me at plugins@omv-extras.org?
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