VirtualBox

Ticket #31 (closed defect: invalid)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

GuestAdditions for Linux - mouse pointer integration doesn't work

Reported by: Technologov Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 1.3.2 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: other

Description

Software: Windows XP Pro SP2 Eng, no extra patches, VirtualBox 1.3.2 Full.

Installed SUSE Linux 10.0 as guest, installed GuestVM additions but the mouse pointer integration doesn't work!

-Alexey Eremenko

Change History

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by achimha

Try with VirtualBox 1.3.4.

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

Tried with VirtualBox 1.3.4

Guest OSes: SUSE Linux 10.0 and openSUSE 10.2. Both guests failed to have mouse integration.

Host OSes: openSUSE 10.2 and Windows XP.

As an additional nasty: it breaks my graphics: it quadruples my resolution, so I can't work on the guest system. workaround: kill X server (init 3), setup it for 800x600 from scratch and restart it.

This effect is observed under both guest OSes, both Host OSes and both versions of VirtualBox. (1.3.2 and 1.3.4)

-Alexey Eremenko

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

this bug is related to bug #41

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by frank

Fixed the issue where the VM window size is much larger than the host screen. If no X video mode was specified, 1024x768 is used now.

comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

This bug is not about screen, but about Mouse integration.

comment:6 Changed 7 years ago by frank

Please post the xorg.conf and Xorg.0.log of your OpenSUSE guest.

comment:7 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

Ahh, sorry, my bad.

Mouse integration actually works !

But because the resolution got huge, I called "sax2" utility to fix my X configuration, and this utility disables mouse integration. Is there any way to make mouse-integration compatible with sax2 ? (I understand that this-is SUSE-specific issue, and may not be connected to VirtualBox, but still I'm asking which is they best way to deal with such problem)

OK, for now, I think it's OK to close this bug. If needed, I will reopen it later.

-Alexey Eremenko

comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by achimha

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