[xubuntu-users] Version 12.10 and VBox

Jack Fromm jjfrv8 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 22 00:59:19 UTC 2012

On 10/21/2012 10:59 AM, Mike Kupfer wrote:
> Neil Winchurst wrote:
>> I installed 12.10 (in VBox) without any problems. Then I installed the
>> GA's as normal and restarted. One thing I like the most about having the
>> GA's installed is that I get a full screen view. But this time I found
>> that under the View menu the 'Auto-Resize the Guest Display' option was
>> greyed out.
> What version of VirtualBox are you running?  I saw the same thing with
> VirtualBox 4.1.22.  This morning I upgraded to VirtualBox 4.2.2, and now
> the X integration (including auto-resize) works.
> Note that I'm getting VirtualBox directly from virtualbox.org, not
> through the (X)ubuntu package repositories.
> mike
I also had the full screen problem with Xubuntu 12.10 and Virtualbox 
4.1.22. I uninstalled 4.1.22 and downloaded and installed 4.2.2 and I 
can confirm that it solves the problem.

Thanks for the tip.

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