New Update VirtualBox 7.0.16 / 7.0.18

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VirtualBox 7.0.16​

Released April 16 2024

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:
  • VMM: Fixed a guru meditation executing nested-guests using the KVM hypervisor in the guest on Intel hosts (bug #21805)
  • VMM: Fixed Linux VM crash on some recent AMD models
  • USB: Fixed issue when EHCI controller was mishandling short packets (bug #20726)
  • Audio: Introduced general improvements
  • VBoxManage and vboximg-mount: Updated usage information and documentation (bugs #21895, #21992 and #21993)
  • Guest Control: Fixed starting Windows guest processes in the correct Windows session (7.0 regression)
  • Linux Host: Fixed issue when VBox.sh was deleting wrong VBoxSVC IPC socket when VM was started using sudo (bug #20928)
  • Linux Host: Fixed kernel modules build failure when using GCC 13.2
  • macOS Host: Fixed issue when App Nap was affecting VM performance (bug #18678)
  • Linux Host and Guest: Added fixes related to UBSAN warnings discovered on recent Linux distributions (bug #21877)
  • Linux Host and Guest: Added possibility to prevent kernel module from automatic loading during system boot by adding mod_name.disabled=1 into kernel command line
  • Linux Host and Guest: Added initial support for kernel 6.9 (bug #22033)
  • Linux Host and Guest: Fixed mk_pte warning introduced in kernel 6.6 (bug #21898)
  • Linux Guest Additions: Added initial support for kernel 6.8
  • Windows Guest Additions: Introduced general improvements in graphics area

 

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VirtualBox 7.0.18​

VirtualBox 7.0.18 (released May 07 2024)

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:
  • Networking: Fixed an issue which caused host system crash when VM was using bridged or host-only network adapter (bug #22045)
  • Linux Guest Additions: Added more fixes to prevent UBSAN warnings (bug #21877)
  • Linux Guest Additions: Fixed issue when time stamps were displayed incorrectly within mounted shared folder (bug #22047)

 

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