Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#9446 closed defect (fixed)

[REGRESSION] GuestControl Execute fails in 4.1.2; works in 4.1.0

Reported by: Technologov Owned by: pentagonik
Component: guest additions Version: VirtualBox 4.1.2
Keywords: Cc:
Guest type: Linux Host type: Windows

Description (last modified by pentagonik)

[]GuestControl Execute fails in 4.1.2 on several Linux guests: Fedora 14/15, openSUSE 11.3, SLES 11, RHEL 6.

They all work with v4.1.0 GA (even on 4.1.2 host).

Host: Windows 7 x64 + VBox 4.1.2

Guests: Various modern Linuxes. Both 32bit and 64bit. (GA 4.1.0 [WORKS] and 4.1.2 [FAILS])

Failure observed: VBoxManage becomes unresponsive, stucks, and never returns to the command prompt.

C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox>VBoxManage --nologo guestcontrol "RHEL 6 64-bit" execute --image "/bin/uname" --username root --password 123456 --wait-exit --wait-stdout -- -a

Linux rhel6-64 2.6.32-71.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Sep 1 01:33:01 EDT 2010 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

-Technologov, 17.08.2011.

Attachments (1)

Fedora 14 64-bit-2011-08-17-00-14-46.log (91.9 KB ) - added by Technologov 13 years ago.
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Change History (6)

by Technologov, 13 years ago

VBox Log

comment:1 by pentagonik, 13 years ago

Thanks for the report, I'll have a look.

comment:2 by pentagonik, 13 years ago

Could you please check if - after you executed the command - the process "VBoxService" in the guest is still up and running? (Use htop or the GNOME process info to find out)

comment:3 by pentagonik, 13 years ago

Description: modified (diff)
Owner: set to pentagonik
Status: newassigned

I've reproduced the problem and got a fix for it: Please download & install new Guest Additions located here.

The link is valid for 14 days. Please don't spread this release.

comment:4 by Technologov, 13 years ago

FIX verified on RHEL 6 x64 guest. (4.1.3 r73588 GA)


comment:5 by pentagonik, 13 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Thanks for testing -- the fix will be included in the upcoming maintenance version. Closing this issue.

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