Ticket #7900 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 22 months ago

FREEBSD x64 or i386. ZFS pool. Guest OS Halt

Reported by: ALex Owned by:
Priority: critical Component: webservices
Version: VirtualBox 3.2.10 Keywords: zfs freebsd crach halt guest os
Cc: al@… Guest type: other
Host type: other

Description (last modified by aeichner) (diff)

Two weeks of busy with setting up a guest freebsd 8.1. When I use the ZFS pool system hangs at random moments tightly. If virtualboks runs under windows 7 then the problem occurs much less frequently. Tried different options for using or vmdk vdi disks. Under intensive operations to copy the guest OS, it hangs [halted]

I'd like to use virtualization is a zfs pool. What information is needed from me to attempt to resolve the problem?

I see similar problems with jumps in memory SOLARIS


ZFS.vbox Download (10.7 KB) - added by naisanza 4 years ago.
ZFS VirtualBox Guest Settings
ZFS-2014-04-01-14-11-09.log Download (70.6 KB) - added by naisanza 4 years ago.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by ALex

Hardware: Asus M4A785D-m PRO Athlon X4 630 Ram DDR2 5Gb HDDx4 Seagate 80Gb IDE Seagate 320Gb IDE Seagate 1.5Tb sata Seagate 1.5Tb sata

Changed 4 years ago by naisanza

ZFS VirtualBox Guest Settings

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by naisanza

This is a 3 year old ticket, I know. I, too, am trying to virtualize ZFS.

Running under Windows 7, the two times my VM halted/paused was when the raw vmdk that was used was OFFLINE, or when there was a drive letter assigned to the volume.

Created a VirtualBox forums post, here:

Specifications: + i7 970 + OCZ Reaper HPC DDR3 PC3-12800 (ocz3rpr1600lv2g) 3x2GB + Corsair Vengeance (cmz12gx3m3a1600c9) 3x4GB + Gigabyte ex58-ud5 + HX850W PSU + GTX780 + 2x Intel SSD (RAID0) + 6x Toshiba 3TB HHD

+ Windows 7 x64 Ultimate + Avira AV + VirtualBox 4.3.10 r93012

Changed 4 years ago by naisanza


comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by naisanza

According to

12.2.1. Guest shows IDE/SATA errors for file-based images on slow host file system

The symptom for this problem is that the guest can no longer access its files during large write or copying operations, usually leading to an immediate hang of the guest.

This sounded related to your case

comment:4 Changed 22 months ago by aeichner

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)

Please reopen if still relevant with a recent VirtualBox release.

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