[vbox-dev] Pause machine through gui

Dmitry A. Kuminov dmik at innotek.de
Fri Feb 8 08:58:06 PST 2008

Neal Becker wrote:

>>>>> Running in seemless mode, you don't have convenient access to
>>>>> pause/resume.
>>>>> Adding this to the gui would be great.
>>>> Isn't pressing Host+Home, M, P convenient enough?
>>> Only if you remember the key bindings
>> Is it difficult to remember? The GUI even reminds you about this hot-key
>> in the Information message box when you go Seamless for the first time.
>> If that's still not enough, what would be convenient in this case in
>> your opinion?
> You can start the machine from the gui.  It would be nice to be able to
> pause/resume.  If I'm looking at the gui, I see my machines on the left. 
> They may say 'running' or 'paused', for example.  Seems natural to add on
> right click, pause/resume functions.

So by saying 'gui' above you meant the VM Selector window. Yes, this 
would be handy for mouse-only users. We'll implement it one day. Thanks 
for reminding about that.

Dmitry A. Kuminov

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