VirtualBox

Ticket #14742 (closed enhancement: fixed)

Opened 21 months ago

Last modified 10 months ago

extension packs are not deleted

Reported by: StephaneCharette Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 5.0.6 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: all
Host type: Linux

Description

Just noticed in my ~/.VirtualBox directory that I have 21 files named "Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-x.x.x.vbox-extpack". Would be nice if these were auto deleted, especially since between 10M and 18M each in size ends up taking quite of bit of disk space on the host.

stephane@loup ~/.VirtualBox> dir
total 286M
-rw------- 1 stephane stephane 1.3K Oct 20 14:53 compreg.dat
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  12M Jul 16  2013 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.2.16.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  12M Sep  9  2013 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.2.18.vbox-extpack
-rw-r--r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Mar 26  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.10.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Jun  1  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.12.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Jul 19  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.14.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Sep 10  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.16.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Oct 17  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.18.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Nov 22  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.20.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Feb 18  2015 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.22.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Mar  7  2015 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.24.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Mar 25  2015 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.26.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  16M Jun 29 08:44 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.28.vbox-extpack
-rw-r--r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Nov 16  2013 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.2.vbox-extpack
-rw-r--r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Nov 30  2013 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.4.vbox-extpack
-rw-r--r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Dec 23  2013 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.6.vbox-extpack
-rw-r--r-- 1 stephane stephane  10M Mar  6  2014 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.8.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  18M Jul 10 00:22 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.0.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  17M Aug 30 11:43 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.2.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  17M Sep  8 10:42 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.4.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  17M Oct  2 21:39 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.6.vbox-extpack
-rw-rw-r-- 1 stephane stephane  17M Oct 20 14:59 Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.8.vbox-extpack

Change History

comment:1 Changed 10 months ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

VBox 5.1.6 should take care of these leftovers.

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