[Mageia-discuss] Mageia on VBox 3

Ahmad Samir ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 16 23:01:35 CET 2011

On 16 February 2011 23:37, Lucien XU <sfietkonstantin at free.fr> wrote:
> Hi
> I have catched a bit of information on IRC, that may interest everybody.
> Those who have VBox 3 and want to test Mageia can setup their X server to use
> vesa drivers. (Boot using the second option that drop you in a shell, edit
> /etc/X11/xorg.conf with vi and that's ok !)

Well, it's easier to just install virtualbox-4.0.2 and
dkms-virtualbox-4.0.2 from the main/backports repo in Mandriva 2010.0
and 2010.1 (assuming you're talking about a Mandriva install).

> Mageia is running perfectly using this option, but there is no mouse
> integration ...
> Hope that it is useful

Well, the guy, AL13N, said that mouse integration works (I wouldn't
have guessed it would work... :)).

Ahmad Samir

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