Ticket #1849 (closed defect: fixed)
direct COM port connection on solaris is not working => Fixed in SVN
|Reported by:||ducarm1||Owned by:|
|Version:||VirtualBox 1.6.2||Keywords:||uart, com port, solaris|
when enabling COM port as Host Device on Solaris host machine in any Guest it prints out the error VERR_PDM_DRIVER_NOT_FOUND
#VBoxManage showvminfo test VirtualBox Command Line Management Interface Version 1.6.2 (C) 2005-2008 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved. Name: test Guest OS: OpenSolaris UUID: dae0987b-2957-4aa5-d385-d80bf105d567 Config file: /root/.VirtualBox/Machines/test/test.xml Memory size: 512MB VRAM size: 8MB Boot menu mode: message and menu ACPI: on IOAPIC: off PAE: off Time offset: 0 ms Hardw. virt.ext: off State: powered off (since 2008-07-18T00:22:01.726000000) Monitor count: 1 Floppy: empty SATA: disabled Primary master: /root/.VirtualBox/VDI/test.vdi (UUID: 30f09791-8463-4312-3a96-ac7bbc53bb49) DVD: empty NIC 1: MAC: 00144FFFFFFE, Attachment: NAT, Cable connected: on, Trace: off (file: none), Type: Am79C973, Reported speed: 0 Mbps NIC 2: disabled NIC 3: disabled NIC 4: disabled UART 1: I/O base: 0x03f8, IRQ: 4, attached to device '/devices/isa/asy@1,3f8:a' UART 2: disabled Audio: disabled (Driver: Unknown, Controller: Unknown) Clipboard Mode: Bidirectional VRDP: disabled USB: disabled USB Device Filters: <none> Shared folders: <none> Guest: Statistics update: disabled
UART 1: I/O base: 0x03f8, IRQ: 4, attached to device '/devices/isa/asy@1,3f8:a'
changing it to /dev/term/a or /dev/ttya doesn't help running as root also didn't help. Looks like it is not recognized on solaris.
- Summary changed from direct COM port connection on solaris is not working to direct COM port connection on solaris is not working => Fixed in SVN