Call for testers: VirtualBox 3.1.4 update
rnejdl at ringofsaturn.com
Mon Mar 15 00:48:29 UTC 2010
Sean C. Farley(scf) wrote:
> On Sat, 13 Mar 2010, Rusty Nejdl wrote:
> >On Fri, 12 Mar 2010 11:21:14 +0100, Bernhard Froehlich <decke at bluelife.at>
> >>Grias di,
> >>we are preparing the VirtualBox 3.1.4 update to fix the vtophys
> >>problems with the current port on 9-CURRENT and STABLE kernels and
> >>need some feedback for this. Many thanks to all developers and
> >>testers that helped to track this issue down and Alexander Eichner
> >>for all the work and fixing it.
> >As with the previous version and this version, I continue to have
> >complete system freezes when using these machines. The freezes seem
> >to occur during heavy disk usage (for example updating packages on
> >Ubuntu). I am running:
> >FreeBSD tethys.ringofsaturn.com 8.0-STABLE FreeBSD 8.0-STABLE #0: Fri
> >Mar 12 10:39:31 CST 2010
> >root at tethys.ringofsaturn.com:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/SATURN amd64
> >Kernel is from 2 days ago. I am using the NVIDIA Video driver.
> >There is absolutely nothing in the logs anywhere when the freeze
> >happens and I have to hit the power button.
> >Is anyone else seeing this and any suggestions on how to debug?
> You could try to see if this Nvidia patch (195.22 driver) helps although
> it is for when X is shutdown:
> scf at FreeBSD.org
It was a good idea but this still did not work. The other thing I have seen
with this version is that desktop integration doesn't work so my mouse is
trapped in the VM and I have to the ctrl key to unrelease it.
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