[vbox-dev] VBox 5.14 Win10 Host + Arch-Linux Guest
debbie10t at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 11:12:22 UTC 2016
first, as this is the vbox-dev list please be clear, I am not asking for
I have been subscribed to this list for a while and it seems this query
should be ok
to ask here.
I have been running vbox for some years, I am quite familiar with it.
I run a win10 host with Linux:arch/centOS/Debian/Ubuntu and WinXP guests.
This all worked well for a long time.
Recently, I upgraded vbox to version 5.1.4 r110238, and now the
simply will not run properly. It seems that it refuses to load the
I have spoken to the arch-linux support channels (on freenode) and their
response was that "there is a problem between virtual box and the latest
I could not get any other useful information out of that channel ..
other than they
believe the problem lies entirely with Virtualbox.
I also asked on freenode#vbox but did not get any reply to my question ..
As arch-linux is one of the bleeding edge linux distros I am prepared to
problems like this will most likely manifest themselves with arch before
any other OS.
Is this problem known to the Vbox developers ?
I have scanned the bug-trac but could not find a matching bug report.
Is there anything I can do to help ?
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