VirtualBox 3.1.8

VirtualBox now from OracleVirtualBox 3.1.8 per Mandriva 2009.1  e 2010.0.

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

Manuale utente 3.1.6 build-in.





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:


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VirtualBox 3.1.8 (released 2010-05-10)

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

    * VMM: fixed crash with the OpenSUSE 11.3 milestone kernel during early boot (software virtualization only; bug #5457)
    * VMM: fixed invalid state during teleportation
    * VMM: fixed OS/2 guest crash with nested paging enabled
    * VMM: fixed massive display performance loss (AMD-V with nested paging only)
    * GUI: fixed off-by-one bug when passing absolute mouse coordinates to the guest (3.1.6 regression)
    * GUI: show the real version of the Guest Additions, not the interface version
    * GUI: when adding a DVD or floppy slot in the VM mass storage settings dialog, don't attach a random medium but just leave the slot empty
    * GUI: added --seamless and --fullscreen command line switches (bug #4220)
    * GUI: fixed a SEGFAULT under rare circumstances
    * 2D Video acceleration: fixed display issues when working with non 32-bit modes (bugs #6094 & #6208)
    * LsiLogic: Fixed detection of hard disks attached to port 0 when using the drivers from LSI
    * ATA: Fixed sporadic crash with Linux guests when having a hard disk and DVD drive on the same channel (bug #6079)
    * Network: allow to start a VM even if not all network adapters are attached
    * Network: promiscuous mode support for e1000 and simparavirtualized adapters (bug #6519)
    * NAT: fixed ICMP latency (non-Windows hosts only; bug #6427)
    * SCSI: fixed guest crashes under certain circumstances when booting from SCSI devices
    * VBoxManage: fixed modifyvm --natnet default
    * Solaris Hosts: fixed a kernel panic when bridged networking might fail to initialize
    * Solaris Hosts: fixed priority tagged VLAN packets in bridged networking
    * Shared folders: fixed issue with copying read-only files (Linux guests only; bug #4890)
    * Shared folders: renamed the guest kernel module from vboxvfs to vboxsf to make it load on demand by the Linux kernel. Fixes mounting from /etc/fstab in Ubuntu 10.04
    * Shared folders: fixed setuid file permissions (Solaris guests only).
    * Shared folders: fixed deleting directories recursively (Solaris guests only; bug #6513)
    * Guest Additions: support seamless and dynamic resizing on certain older X11 guests (bug #5840)
    * Solaris Additions: fixed OpenGL library dependencies (bug #6435)
    * Keyboard/Mouse emulation: fixed handling of simultaneous mouse/keyboard events under certain circumstances (bug #5375)
    * Mouse emulation: never switch straight back from Explorer to IntelliMouse mode as it confuses the FreeBSD mouse driver (bug #6488)
    * SDK: fixed memory leak in IDisplay::takeScreenShotSlow() (bug #6549)
    * 3D support: fixed Final frame of Compiz animation not updated to the screen (Mac OS X only) (bug #4653)
    * VRDP: allow to bind to localhost only on Mac OS X (bug #5227)
    * Linux hosts: add host USB support for Ubuntu 10.04 and other hosts without the hal daemon or usbfs (bug #6343)
    * webservice: more structs and array fixes in PHP bindings (bug #5657)
    * Windows hosts: make the bridged networking driver notify dll be correctly unregistred on uninstall (bug #5780) 




Pacchetti :

  • Progs
    • virtualbox-3.1.8-69.1mib
    • dkms-virtualbox-3.1.8-69.1mib-69.1mib
    • dkms-vboxadditions-3.1.8-69.1mib
    • virtualbox-guest-additions-3.1.8-69.1mib
    • x11-driver-input-vboxmouse-3.1.8-69.1
    • x11-driver-video-vboxvideo-3.1.8-69.1mib 


VirtualBox 3.1.8 - Porting Status
Mandriva Architettura
x86_64 i686 noarch
2009.1 Si Si No
2010.0 Si Si


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