VirtualBox 2.2.2

Vista running on Linux VB.VirtualBox 2.2.2 per Mandriva 2008.1, 2009.0 e 2009.1.


Virtualizzatore per realizzare ed usare le VM (Virtual Machines) con svariati sistemi operativi.

È adesso nell'area di /testing del MIB





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Per adesso disponibili al test solo le versioni per Mandriva 2009.0 32 e 64bit,
in arrivo tutte le altre versioni...

Mandriva 2009.0 - 32bit

Mandriva 2009.0 - 64bit

Mandriva 2008.1 - 32bit


Versione preparata in formato Mandriva del famoso virtualizzatore.

In questa versione tra l'altro molti fix e molte altre migliorie che troverete descritte nel sito di riferimento:

VirtualBox 2.2.2 (released 2009-04-27)

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:

* Host and guest clipboard: fixed a number of issues affecting hosts and guests running the X window system.
* Guest Additions: make sure the virtual mouse autodetection works on first reboot after installing the Additions on X.Org server 1.5 and later.
* Guest Additions: properly report process identity number of running services
* Guest Additions: clean up properly if the X Window server terminates
* Linux Additions: fixed installation path for OpenGL libraries in some 64-bit guests (bug #3693)
* Solaris Additions: fixed installation to work when X.Org is not installed on the guest
* Solaris Additions: fixed a bug that could panic the guest when unmounting a busy shared folder
* Windows Additions: fixed mouse pointer integration of some Windows guests (regression, bug #3734)
* Windows Additions: fixed installation on Windows Server 2008 Core (bug #2628)
* Main: do not try to use older versions of D-Bus (Linux hosts only, bug #3732)
* VMM: fixed out-of-memory conditions on Windows hosts (bug #3657)
* VMM: fixed occasional hangs when attaching USB devices during VM startup (2.2.0 regression; bugs #3787)
* VMM: fixed guru meditation related to memory management (software virtualization only)
* Virtual disks: fix possible data corruption when writing to diff images, incorrect detection of redundant writes
* GUI: reworked network settings dialog
* GUI: properly show the detailed settings dialog of NAT networks (bug #3702)
* GUI: HostKey could not be changed (2.2.0 regression, bug #3689)
* GUI: fixed memory textfield size (Windows hosts only; bug #3679)
* GUI: fixed crash when selecting a shared folder path (Windows hosts only; bugs #3694, #3751, #3756)
* VBoxManage modifyhd --compact: implemented again for VDI files, and now supports relative paths (bug #2180, #2833)
* VBoxManage snapshot discard: made it work again (2.1.0 regression; bug #3714)
* NAT: on some Windows host, the guest didn’t receive a DHCP lease (bug #3655)
* NAT: fixed release assertion during poll() (bug #3667)
* Clipboard: fixed random crahes (X11 hosts only, bug #3723)
* Shared Folders: fixed incorrect permissions for Solaris guests
* Shared Folders: fixed wrong file sizes with Solaris guests
* CBindings: fixed possible memory leak while releasing the IVirtualBox and ISession Objects
* Solaris hosts: fixed host-only network interface incompatibility with nwam/dhcpagent (bug #3754)
* Windows installer: fixed several install and uninstall issues (bugs #3659, #3686, #1730, #3711, #3373, #3382, #3701, #3685, #3710)
* Mac OS X hosts: preliminary support for Snow Leopard



Ecco un esempio dal sito di VirtualBox.

Ecco un esempio dal sito di VirtualBox.


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VirtualBox 2.2.2 - Porting Status
Mandriva Architettura
x86_64 i686 noarch
2009.1 No No No
2009.0 Si Si No
2008.1 No No No



Porting: grissino e NicCo.
grissino e NicCo