[vbox-dev] code patch to auto detect USB insertion

Michael Thayer michael.thayer at oracle.com
Thu Sep 15 02:31:54 PDT 2011

Hello Huihong,

On 09/13/2011 11:49 PM, Huihong Luo wrote:
> I have some code (around 600 lines) that auto attaches usb device when
> inserted to the windows host while vm window is on focus, similar to
> vmware's handling.
> not sure if vbox team wants to integrate this patch.
We might do if it is something which can be enabled or disabled by the 
user, but we would have to see the patch first (the usual requirements 
apply [1]).  Would you like to include it?

Regards and thanks,


[1] http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Contributor_information
ORACLE Deutschland B.V. & Co. KG   Michael Thayer
Werkstrasse 24                     VirtualBox engineering
71384 Weinstadt, Germany           mailto:michael.thayer at oracle.com

Hauptverwaltung: Riesstr. 25, D-80992 München
Registergericht: Amtsgericht München, HRA 95603

Komplementärin: ORACLE Deutschland Verwaltung B.V.
Hertogswetering 163/167, 3543 AS Utrecht, Niederlande
Handelsregister der Handelskammer Midden-Niederlande, Nr. 30143697
Geschäftsführer: Jürgen Kunz, Marcel van de Molen, Alexander van der Ven

More information about the vbox-dev mailing list