Ticket #9446 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 10 years ago

[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) (diff)

[]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.


Fedora 14 64-bit-2011-08-17-00-14-46.log Download (91.9 KB) - added by Technologov 10 years ago.
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Change History

Changed 10 years ago by Technologov

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comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by pentagonik

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

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by pentagonik

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 Changed 10 years ago by pentagonik

  • Owner set to pentagonik
  • Status changed from new to assigned
  • Description modified (diff)

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 Changed 10 years ago by Technologov

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


comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by pentagonik

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

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

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