Spontaneous Reboots with Virtualbox Kernel Modules

Chris Maness chris at chrismaness.com
Tue Aug 10 23:10:39 UTC 2010

On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 4:08 PM, Roland Smith <rsmith at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 03:38:03PM -0700, Chris Maness wrote:
>> I have had two spontaneous reboots since I have began using
>> virtualbox.  I have never had the issue before.  I just upgraded to
>> 8.1 yesterday, so I will see if it happens again.
>> Has anyone else had crashes/reboots running these modules?
> Yes, I've experiencing several on 8.0-RELEASE amd64. Since I was mostly using
> it to play with other OSs, I de-installed virtualbox and haven't tried it since.
> For virtual FreeBSD servers, jail(8) turned out to be a much better
> alternative.
> Roland
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Has this behavior already been documented anywhere?

Chris Maness

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