Upgrade to kernel 18.104.22.168 (rc3) partially breaks VirtualBox guest additions
jazcyk at gmail.com
Tue Jan 13 22:13:47 UTC 2015
Please see attached image. It is a (reduced in size) screenshot of my
Windows desktop where the VM is 'almost maximized. The kernel here is
3.18.2. Note the whitespace (with 3.19.0 there iseven more whitespace. I
am not convinced that this is a Virtualbox issue (o ra a Virtualbox issue
alone). Has rawhide + xfce been checked with high resolution (HDMI+
(a parallel discussion in Virtualbox Forums - see link in my first post of
On Tue, Jan 13, 2015 at 4:19 PM, Peter Laursen <jazcyk at gmail.com> wrote:
> Actually even with 3.18 kernels on "Fedora rawhide" as the Virtualbox
> guest the VM cannot scale beyond HDMI size (or approximately HDMI size). I
> have a 2560*1440 monitor for my Win7 host. If I run the VM in Fullscreen
> mode (or just resize beyond DHMI) black edges appear. Does not happen in
> any other guest (SuSE 13.2, Suse Tumbleweed, Mint, Xubuntu, Debian, Boddhi
> or even Fedora 21).
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 10:28 PM, Peter Laursen <jazcyk at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I must be too tired now!
>> It is 3.19 as compared to 3.17 and 3.18. (22.214.171.124 was rolled out to
>> "rawhide" on 8th (4 days ago).
>> -- Peter
>> On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 10:01 PM, Chris Murphy <lists at colorremedies.com>
>>> On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 1:47 PM, Peter Laursen <jazcyk at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> > Besides kernel 2.9.0 makes everything extremely slow. Here is slows
>>> > everythng (booting, rendering, opening applications, whatever) with a
>>> > 2-3 as compared to 2.7 and 2.8 kernels. More 3 than 2 actually, I
>>> I don't understand what these version numbers are referring to.
>>> Chris Murphy
>>> desktop mailing list
>>> desktop at lists.fedoraproject.org
>> Hilsen / Regards
>> Peter Laursen
> Hilsen / Regards
> Peter Laursen
Hilsen / Regards
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