VirtualBox 4.1.6 released

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.1.6, a maintenance release of VirtualBox 4.1 which improves stability and fixes regressions.

You can download the binaries here: http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.1.6/

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:

  • VRDP: fixed screen corruption
  • NAT: the interface stopped working after a lot of failed ICMP requests (bug #6223)
  • ATA: fixed a possible crash during ATAPI passthrough with certain guests
  • ATA: improved compatibility with ancient Linux kernels
  • Main: fixed incorrect framebuffer information after leaving the fullscreen mode with X11 guests, this lead to a scrambled preview window in the GUI for example
  • Mac OS X hosts: fixed the problem with duplicate packets when bridged to a wireless interface (bug fixed as of 27 Oct 2011 (closed)” href=”https://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/9799″>#9799)
  • Linux hosts: don’t call del_timer_sync from an interrupt context (Fedora bug report 746331)
  • Windows Vista and 7 guests: more WDDM fixes
  • Linux Additions: fixed kernel module compilation failure on Redhat Enterprise Linux 4 (bug … (closed)” href=”https://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/9490″>#9490)
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