virtualbox-dkms 4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2: virtualbox kernel module failed to build [error: too many arguments to function ‘get_user_pages’]

Bug #1820603 reported by Matteo Bonotto on 2019-03-18
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
virtualbox (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

not installing

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: virtualbox-dkms 4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-142.168~14.04.1-generic 4.4.167
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-142-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29
Architecture: amd64
DKMSKernelVersion: 4.4.0-143-generic
Date: Mon Mar 18 13:58:26 2019
DuplicateSignature: dkms:virtualbox-dkms:4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2:/var/lib/dkms/virtualbox/4.3.36/build/vboxdrv/r0drv/linux/memobj-r0drv-linux.c:1039:29: error: too many arguments to function ‘get_user_pages’
InstallationDate: Installed on 2019-03-18 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04.6 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20190304.5)
PackageArchitecture: all
PackageVersion: 4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.17.5ubuntu5.8
 apt 1.0.1ubuntu2.20
SourcePackage: virtualbox
Title: virtualbox-dkms 4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2: virtualbox kernel module failed to build
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Matteo Bonotto (2aeer) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in virtualbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 1818049, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Feel free to continue to report any other bugs you may find.

summary: virtualbox-dkms 4.3.36-dfsg-1+deb8u1ubuntu1.14.04.2: virtualbox kernel
- module failed to build
+ module failed to build [error: too many arguments to function
+ ‘get_user_pages’]
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