VirtualBox

Ticket #3310 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Long pauses in Visual Studio running on a Windows XP SP2 guest under Linux

Reported by: bifferos Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 2.1.2 Keywords: pausing freezing performance GUI slow
Cc: Guest type: Windows
Host type: Linux

Description

I've experienced regular pauses of up to 12 seconds on what I consider to be fairly capable hardware. For some reason such pauses seem to only affect the studio, and not the start menu. Work that one out.

Host: I've installed Slackware 12.0, Running Kernel 2.6.21.5 (SMP), this is on a Dell Precision 380, Pentium D dual core with AMD-V. 2GB RAM 60GB of free disk space (120GB SATA drive)

Guest Settings:
Base memory: 617
Video memory: 12MB
ACPI: Enabled
(everything else): Disabled
Two SATA disks (C: and D:)
PIIX3 controller (I needed to use some old disk images, but this shouldn't matter when using SATA I think).

Guest: Windows XP SP2 + Intel Matrix Storage drivers + Visual Studio 2005 (service pack 1).

Forum reports indicate this is also an issue for 2.1.0
see:  http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?t=13500

Attachments

darkstar-2009-02-10-15-38-18.log Download (295.0 KB) - added by bifferos 5 years ago.
Log file.

Change History

Changed 5 years ago by bifferos

Log file.

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by frank

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

Please reopen if still relevant with VBox 3.1.2. Make sure to upgrade the guest additions to 3.1.2 as well.

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