Ticket #3593 (new task)
Fixes for UserManual.pdf
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I've read portions of UserManual.pdf and have some suggested corrections...
4 The VirtualBox Guest Additions • Linux or Solaris/OpenSolaris guests with an X.org server version 1.3 or higher, except Fedora 9, due to a bug in it’s X server1 (support added with VirtualBox 1.6).
"it's" should be "its"
4.9 Guest properties ... These predefined properties are all preﬁxed with “/VirtualBox/“ and organized into a hierarchical tree of keys.
the trailing quote is actually an open quote...
VirtualBox will always present at least the IDE controller device to the guest. Even if your guest operating system does not support SATA (AHCI), it will always see this IDE controller and the virtual disks attached to it.
"even if ... does not ... SATA ... see IDE" doesn't make sense, the "not" should probably be elided.
6.4.3 NAT limitations ... As a consequence, NetBios name resolution based on broadcasts is not always working (but WINS always works).
"is not always working" sounds odd, "does not always work" ?
1 For Mac OS X and Solaris hosts, net ﬁlter drivers were added already with VirtualBox 2.0
were already added in ...
With VirtualBox 2.1, net ﬁlter drivers were also added for the Windows and Linux hosts, replacing the mechanisms previously present in VirtualBox for these platforms;
these => those ?
None of this is necessary any more.
– A VNIC cannot be shared between multiple guest network interfaces, i.e. each guest network interface must have it’s own, exclusive VNIC.
First, VBoxManage must always be used with a speciﬁc “subcommand”, such as “list vms” or “createvm” or “startvm”. All the subcommands that VBoxManage supports are
"list vms" isn't a subcommand, "list" is.
7.4 Remote virtual machines (VRDP support)
should mention Remote Desktop for OS X
Keep in mind that on Windows hosts a named pipe must always start with \.\pipe\“.
opening quotes at the end of a string w/o matching open quotes....
9.16 Enabling SCSI controllers in the guest As said in chapter 5.1
As mentioned in ...
- Summary changed from various errors in UserManual.pdf to Fixes for UserManual.pdf