Spontaneous Reboots with Virtualbox Kernel Modules

Adam Vande More amvandemore at gmail.com
Wed Aug 11 14:58:36 UTC 2010

On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 9:52 AM, Chris Maness <chris at chrismaness.com> wrote:

> Were you running it on 8.0?  I am wondering if the issue was fixed in
> 8.1.  I have commented out the modules for now.  I am a little nervous
> about file system corruption from hard crash/reboots.
> I can set up a jail for my FreeBSD sandbox.  However, my server is the
> only viable i386 environment that I have to play with other OS's like
> Linux, so I would like to still use vbox if I can be confident it is
> stable because this server is a production machine.  All my other
> boxes are Apple machines.

I have not had that issue on either 8.0 or 8.1.  I used to get some hard
locks on vbox <= 3.2.4, but haven't seen any issues on 3.2.6.

Adam Vande More

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