Upgrade to kernel 3.19.0.0 (rc3) partially breaks VirtualBox guest additions

Josh Boyer jwboyer at fedoraproject.org
Thu Jan 8 20:39:01 UTC 2015


On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 3:37 PM, Peter Laursen <jazcyk at gmail.com> wrote:
> Kernel 3.19.0.0 (rc3) was rolled out today to Fedora Desktop Rawhide (I use
> the xfce 'spin').
>
> as posted in VirtualBox forums:
> https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=65475
>
> Fedora's 'bleeding edge' distro "rawhide" has rolled out kernel version
> 3.19.0.0 today. Virtualbox guest additions 4.1.20 fail with desktop
> integation (only a ~1000 pixel horizontal resolution can be achived). Mouse
> integration and shared folder integration is OK. I *do have* rebuilt the
> guest additions after the kernel upgrade - just telling in advance in case
> somebody should feel like to ask!

Thanks for the heads up.  Hopefully the VirtualBox team can fix their
product quickly for those that wish to use it.

josh


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