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By Oracle  (Open Source)
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VirtualBox is a general-purpose full virtualizer for x86 hardware. Targeted at server, desktop and embedded use, it is now the only professional-quality virtualization solution that is also Open Source Software.

Some of the features of VirtualBox are:

  • Modularity. VirtualBox has an extremely modular design with well-defined internal programming interfaces and a client/server design. This makes it easy to control it from several interfaces at once: for example, you can start a virtual machine in a typical virtual machine GUI and then control that machine from the command line, or possibly remotely. VirtualBox also comes with a full Software Development Kit: even though it is Open Source Software, you don't have to hack the source to write a new interface for VirtualBox.
  • Virtual machine descriptions in XML. The configuration settings of virtual machines are stored entirely in XML and are independent of the local machines. Virtual machine definitions can therefore easily be ported to other computers.
Title: VirtualBox
Filename: VirtualBox-4.1.10-76836-Win.exe
File size: 89.73MB (94,085,424 bytes)
Requirements: Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / XP 64-bit / Vista 64-bit / Windows 7 64-bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64-bit / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64-bit
Languages: Multiple languages
License: Open Source
Date added: March 15, 2012
Author: Oracle
MD5 Checksum: 604DA79D09D137F897F7DB47DE3D8D22

# The following items were fixed and/or added:
* GUI: if 3D support on the host is not available for some reason, do not only disable this VM setting but also uncheck the checkbox
* VMM: fixed a potential problem causing to schedule interrupts during SYSEXIT right after STI
* VMM: fixed a potential guest memory corruption issue with page fusion
* VMM: adjusted the module matching algorithm for page fusion a little, generally resulting in slightly more shared pages
* Main: host interfaces no longer have "defaults" for IP address and network mask attributes
* Main: don't depend on a password for certain guest control operations
* 3D Support: fixed Windows XP hosts support (4.1.8 regression)
* 3D Support: rendering fixes for Linux hosts with NVIDIA graphics
* 3D Support: fixed saved state issues (4.1.8 regression)
* 3D Support: WDDM driver: fixed powershell_ise crashes, make WPF-based apps work with Aero enabled, fixed additional possible WinSAT crashes
* VRDP: fixed remote clipboard compatibility issues with some clients
* Storage: fixed a possible data corruption when compacting VDI or VHD images with snapshots (32-bit hosts only)
* iSCSI: fixed crash when using incorrect credentials when authenticating with a LIO target
* Serial: don't abort in host mode under rare error conditions (non-Windows hosts only)
* SDK: actually ship current C bindings
* SDK: fixed the Java glue code for JDK 1.7.0
* SDK: added Python example
* Metrics: make metrics collection more robust regarding blocked VMs
* Web service: added SSL/TLS support
* VBoxShell: fixed Guest Additions information lookup
* Solaris installer: fixed dependency checking while installing VirtualBox in a zone
* Linux hosts/guests: Linux 3.3-rc1 compile fixes
* Solaris hosts: fixed debug kernel panics while opening module CTF data
* Mac OS X hosts: fixed Python support on Lion
* Linux Additions: make 3D passthrough work on OL/RHEL 6.2
* Linux Additions: fixed missing implementation when copying shared folder data through kernel high memory
* Linux Additions: make sure all data is written when closing a memory mapped file on a shared folder
* Linux Additions: added support for X.Org Server 1.12
* Solaris Additions: fixed guest kernel driver to load properly on guest reboot (4.1.8 regression)
* Solaris Additions: fixed missing 64-bit OpenGL library VBoxOGL.so
* Solaris Additions: fixed VBoxService import and start for Solaris 11 guests.
* Windows Additions: some Windows 8 adaptions
* Windows Additions: several fixes for shared folders
* Guest control: miscellaneous bugfixes

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