» » New version of VirtualBox 4.3.8

New version of VirtualBox 4.3.8

Section: System | Actuality: Unspecified
Oracle has released a corrective release system virtualization VirtualBox 4.3.8, which noted about 50 patches aimed at increasing the stability and elimination of regressive changes.

Changes and improvements:

  • In additions for Linux guest systems added support for kernel of composition Enterprise Linux 6.5, problems with hot disconnection CPU when using the new versions of the Linux kernel.
  • Supplements for guest operating systems Linux and Solaris solved problems with second automounting shared directories;
  • Supplements for X11 added support X.Org Server 1.15;
  • In the Manager, virtual machine Manager (VMM) has experimental support carryover SSE 4.1 / SSE 4.2 and fixes issues with virtualization using the latest releases of the Linux kernel;
  • In the GUI added the opportunity to connect and disconnect the cable virtual network card for the guest operating system;
  • The new configuration wizard virtual machine now offers to the default run 64-bit guest operating systems on 64-bit hosts;
  • In VBoxManage when you export a virtual environment added support for the deletion of data about MAC address (if import will generate a new MAC), that allows to avoid duplication of MAC addresses when you run the clone;
  • In the virtual controller AHCI fixed a deadlock when entering hibernation mode, or merge snapshots, solved the problem with hot removing drives, eliminated hang environments with Windows XP when you connect the SATA CDROM;
  • Large portions fixes related to the work of the NAT, including added proxy support for the passage of ping;
  • A series of fixes related to support multi-threading;
  • Enable 3D content in the content and screenshots videos activity screen guest OS;
  • Fixed a crash, reflected in the isochronous data transfer via USB;
  • In the implementation of the BIOS improved handling of the geometry of a SCSI drive.
Install/update VirtualBox 4.3.8 in Linux Mint
1. You can download the deb packages from the official download site, selecting a version of their distribution, and then install it in the Center applications.
2. Install/update VirtualBox, connecting its own repository. To do this, run in a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) the following commands:
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb saucy contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list' wget -q -O- | sudo apt-key add - sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install virtualbox-4.3
Good Luck!!!

Print version

    Your attitude to the website Other polls