VirtualBox 4.0.12 has been released!

by
Share this Article: Facebook0Google+0Twitter0LinkedIn0Reddit0StumbleUpon0

Oracle  released VirtualBox 4.0.12, a maintenance release of VirtualBox 4.0. It improves stability and fixes regressions.virtualbox

VirtualBox 4.0.12 changelog:

  • Mac OS X hosts: Lion fixes
  • Solaris hosts: fixed preemption issue with Solaris 11 hosts (builds 166 and above)
  • VBoxManage: more convenient configuration of storage controller attachments by automatically determining the port or device parameter when a storage controller has only one port or device per port
  • Storage: fixed possible data corruption under certain circumstances whith VHD and Parallels images
  • Storage: fixed access to CD/DVD images beyond 4GB when using the SATA controller
  • Floppy: make it possible to unmount a host floppy disk
  • Networking: fixed the problem with segmentation offloading when several VMs were transmitting at once
  • 3D support: fixed GL_VERSION string for different locales
  • Sources: fixed USB 2.0 support using extension packs for non-official builds
  • Solaris Additions: fixed automounting of shared folders

 

Installation:

For Ubuntu and LinuxMint, open terminal and enter the following commands

sudo -v
echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian $(lsb_release -sc) contrib"|
wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/oracle_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -
sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install virtualbox-4.0
  • If you don`t want to install virtualbox from repository download the following .deb packages from this Link.

- For Other Linux distribution, download the packages from this Link.

For installation of extension pack, please check our previous post.

{module user9-footer}

For questions please refer to our Q/A forum at : http://ask.unixmen.com/


Share this Article: Facebook0Google+0Twitter0LinkedIn0Reddit0StumbleUpon0