[arch-general] Virtualbox under KDE plasma

Shridhar Daithankar ghodechhap at ghodechhap.net
Tue Feb 13 05:13:44 UTC 2018

On Tuesday 13 February 2018 8:33:09 AM IST you wrote:
> Hello,
> I recently tried KDE plasma after 5.12 update and it is running smooth.
> However I am experiencing two problems with virtualbox.

kde plasma wayland to be specific :( It all works under kde plasma Xorg.
> 1. Virtualbox applications do not start unless QT_QPA_PLATFORM is set to
> xcb. Under plasma wayland session it is set to wayland.
> 2. When a VM is launched, if it is maximized with Host-F, it loses all
> keyboard/mouse interaction and has to be killed from the plasma session.
> Anybody has seen this? Should I report it upstream?


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