VirtualBox

Ticket #7927 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

No error displayed when launching VBoxClient with insufficient permissions -> fixed as of 4.0.2

Reported by: rocks Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: guest additions
Version: VirtualBox 3.2.12 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: Linux
Host type: Windows

Description

When launching VBoxClient with insufficient permissions, the operation silently fails.

test@vm / $ groups
test
test@vm / $ ls -las /dev/vbox*
0 crw-rw---- 1 vboxguest vboxguest 10, 59 Dec 29  2010 /dev/vboxguest
0 crw-rw---- 1 vboxguest vboxguest 10, 58 Dec 29  2010 /dev/vboxuser
test@vm / $ VBoxClient-all 
test@vm / $ ps aux | grep VBox
test      2057  0.0  0.0   1964   568 pts/1    S+   19:46   0:00 grep --colour=auto VBox

Change History

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by michael

  • Summary changed from No error displayed when launching VBoxClient with insufficient permissions to No error displayed when launching VBoxClient with insufficient permissions -> fixed as of 4.0.2

This should be fixed in VirtualBox 4.0.2.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by frank

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