please backport virtualbox-ose 3.2.10 from natty to maverick

Bug #682460 reported by eris23
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Won't Fix
virtualbox-ose (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: virtualbox-ose

natty has virtualbox-ose_3.2.10-dfsg-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb
maverick has virtualbox-ose_3.2.8-dfsg-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb

Are there any known problems running the natty debs in maverick?

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Micah Gersten (micahg) wrote :

Thank you for reporting this to Ubuntu. Unfortunately, this does not qualify for a Stable Release Update since it's a new upstream version: However, we might be able to add it to maverick-backports, so I am opening a maverick-backports task. Please report any other issues you may find.

Changed in virtualbox-ose (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
summary: - please sync virtualbox-ose 3.2.10 from natty to maverick
+ please backport virtualbox-ose 3.2.10 from natty to maverick
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eris23 (jdkatz23) wrote :

Even with all the following fixes?

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eris23 (jdkatz23) wrote :
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Even with all the following fixes?

VirtualBox 3.2.10 (released 2010-10-08)

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:

    * VMM: V8086 mode fix for legacy DOS/Windows guests with EMM386 (3.2.8 regression)
    * VMM: stability fix (bug #7342)
    * VMM: fixed a Guru meditation related to large pages (bug #7300)
    * VMM: fixed support for large pages on Linux hosts
    * VMM: fixed a Guru meditation for large memory 64-bit guests on 32-bit hosts with nested paging (bug #7544
    * VMM: performance improvements for VMs with more than 2 GB RAM (bug #6928)
    * GUI: fixed host key handling if the host key is set to Left Alt (Linux/Solaris hosts only; 3.2.0 regression; bug #6758)
    * GUI: the VM can be minimized from the mini toolbar (bug #4952)
    * GUI: handle Ctrl+Break properly on X11 hosts (3.2.0 regression; bug #6122)
    * GUI: fixed the case where the user aborted the media selector for selecting the boot hard disk from the VM wizard
    * GUI: added a check for Linux kernels 2.6.36 or later which are known to have the asynchronous I/O bug on ext4 / xfs file systems fixed (Linux hosts only)
    * OpenSolaris guests: use SATA controller by default
    * Storage: fixed I/O errors in the guest after compacting VDI images (3.2.6 regression; bug #7294)
    * Storage: automatically repair base disk images with non-zero parent UUID which made them inaccessible (bug #7289)
    * Storage: fixed corrupted images if a merge operation was canceled
    * IDE: added ATAPI passthrough support for audio CDs (bug #3494)
    * SATA: fixed a potential hang during boot of recent Solaris guests
    * SATA: handle out of disk space and similar conditions better
    * iSCSI: fixed sporadic hangs when closing the connection
    * VGA: fixed missing redraw with multiple screens under certain circumstances (bug #7291)
    * VGA: serveral small fixes for legacy VGA graphics modes
    * Bridged networking: fixed occasional host freeze during VM shutdown (Linux hosts only)
    * NAT: don't check for the existence of the TFTP prefix when delivering a file via bootp (bug #7384)
    * NAT: fixed resolving of names at the host resolver (bug #7138)
    * NAT: under rare conditions the NAT engine consumed 100% CPU load (non-Windows hosts only)
    * VRDP: fixed memory leak under certain circumstances (bug #5966)
    * VRDP: fixed missing redraws with Windows guests under certain circumstances
    * USB: properly discard blocking outstanding bulk URBs, fixes some printers
    * USB: Blackberry fix (bug #6465)
    * VBoxHeadless: fixed event queue processing problems which led to hangs if the VM could not be started successfully
    * VBoxManage: don't crash if parameters with invalid characters are passed (bug #7388)
    * VBoxManage: clonehd: fixed a bug where the command aborted with an error message under rare circumstances
    * VBoxManage: metrics: made it work for directly started VMs again (3.2.8 regression; bug #7482)
    * 3D support: report GLX_ARB_get_proc_address as supported extension
    * 3D support: guest application stack corruption when using glGetVertexAttrib[ifd]v (bug #7395)
    * 3D support: fixed broken 3D suppo...


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Felix Geyer (debfx) wrote :

Yes, as we don't know what regressions that version might introduce.

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Evan Broder (broder) wrote :

I'm closing the maverick-backports task on this bug due to Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) no longer being supported.

This bug is being closed by a bot. If you feel the change was made in error, please feel free to re-open the bug. However, backports requests for Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) are no longer being accepted.

Changed in maverick-backports:
status: New → Won't Fix
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