USB flash drive not detected on guest ubuntu OS on VBox

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Mon Oct 27 06:58:20 UTC 2008

On Mon, 2008-10-27 at 13:07 +0630, Nay Myo Win wrote:
> i m running XP and my Ubuntu hardy is on VBOX.
> i can't use Flash drive on guest hardy.

I'm not sure, but I think there is a difference between the VirtualBox
licensing models. IIRC the open source version of VBox does not support
USB. Could this cause the problem?

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