[arch-general] Why move LTS to 5.10 when VirtualBox guests Kernel Panic with 5.10?

brent s. bts at square-r00t.net
Wed Feb 17 20:17:30 UTC 2021

On 2/17/21 13:50, Ralf Mardorf via arch-general wrote:
> but you'll lose all the out of the box features
> virtualbox provides, such as file sharing without any effort.

At the risk of this devolving into off-topic territory, this is a highly
subjective statement. e.g. See [0][1].

I switched from VirtualBox to KVM-backed libvirt and I haven't looked
back since. I've had incredibly better success with LVM/libvirt.

[0] https://archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/libguestfs/
[1] https://nts.strzibny.name/how-to-set-up-shared-folders-in-virt-manager/

brent saner
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