Ticket #12509 (closed defect: fixed)
VirtualBox COM server bug
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Host OS: Windows XP SP3 x86, Windows 7 SP1 x64 VB Version: 4.3.6
How it affects VBoxManage.exe:
I close any VirtualBox.exe and VBoxSVC.exe processes. I issue a VBoxManage command (started as normal user or as an administrator, it doesn't matter, no change), I wait an amount of time between 6 sec and the moment VBoxSVC process closes and I issue another VBoxManage command. This time it doesn't do anything for 30 sec and shows this message:
VBoxManage.exe: error: Failed to create the VirtualBox object! VBoxManage.exe: error: Code CO_E_SERVER_EXEC_FAILURE (0x80080005) - Server execution failed (extended info not available) VBoxManage.exe: error: Most likely, the VirtualBox COM server is not running or failed to start. Press any key to close this window...
How it affects VirtualBox.exe:
I close any VirtualBox.exe and VBoxSVC.exe processes. I start a VB VM directly. If I close it and in that time interval I start the VB Manager, it fails to start and I get the same error. Or if I start the VB Manager, close it and start a VM...
Could not attach a VBox.log file because it is not generated. But I will post a VBoxSVC.log file instead...