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19 Mar 2017 Virtualbox 5.1.16 Released With Initial Linux Kernel 4.11 Support, Bug Fixes [61451]
softpedia, March 9th, 2017

"VirtualBox 5.1.16 is now the most advanced version of the application, and it comes approximately seven weeks after the VirtualBox 5.1.14 maintenance update," notes Marius Nestor in softpedia.

"The most important change implemented for Linux users is initial support for the upcoming Linux 4.11 kernel, whose development just started a few days ago with the first Release Candidate.

'Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 16. This release includes improvements and regression fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1,' said Simon Coter, Product Management Director, Oracle VM & VirtualBox at Oracle, in the release announcement..."
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15 Mar 2017 Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.18 [61625]
By Simon Coter

Simon blogs, "Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 18.

This release includes improvements and regression fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1. Between them we can mention following regression for 5.1.16, now fixed:

  • Shared Folders: fixed case insensitive filename access
  • Shared Folders: fixed access to long pathes
  • API: make 32-bit Windows guests in raw mode boot again if the ICH9 chipset is used
  • Windows Additions: fixed automatic logins for Windows Vista and newer"

Read on for details...
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09 Mar 2017 Virtualbox 5.1.16 Released With Initial Linux Kernel 4.11 Support, Bug Fixes [61334]
softpedia, March 9th, 2017

"VirtualBox 5.1.16 is now the most advanced version of the application, and it comes approximately seven weeks after the VirtualBox 5.1.14 maintenance update. The most important change implemented for Linux users is initial support for the upcoming Linux 4.11 kernel, whose development just started a few days ago with the first Release Candidate.

'Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 16. This release includes improvements and regression fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1,' said Simon Coter, Product Management Director, Oracle VM & VirtualBox at Oracle, in the release announcement..."
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08 Mar 2017 Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.16 now available [61391]
By Simon Coter

Simon blogs, "Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 16.

This release includes improvements and regression fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1. Between them we can mention:

  • GUI: improved error handling on global settings/networking stuff
  • GUI: improved experience with multiple screens
  • OVF: ability to handle more than 10 vNICs and fixes to manage appliances with many disks
  • Windows hosts: fixed a crash with recent Windows 10 builds if 3D is disabled
  • Linux hosts: Kernel 4.10 fixes for shared-folders kernel module

See all the details here with a complete list of bug fixes..."
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12 Feb 2017 Libreoffice Vs. Microsoft Office: It'S A Format War [60344]
CIO, February 3rd, 2017

Swapnil Bhartiya writes in CIO, "Italo Vignoli, a co-founder of The Document Foundation, shares his thoughts on the past, present and future of LibreOffice...

Sun Microsystems was home to many critical open source projects including OpenOffice, MySQL, Java, and VirtualBox. When Oracle acquired Sun, members of these projects grew concerned about their projects. MySQL was forked, and the OpenOffice community created a body called The Document Foundation (TDF) to ensure the survival of the project.

However, Oracle was displeased about the formation of TDF and the ensuing conflict led to LibreOffice becoming a fork of OpenOffice. The first release of LibreOffice came in 2011. By 2012, TDF was registered as an organization in Germany..."
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