[libvirt] [BUG] connection to vbox 3.1 fails

Matthias Bolte matthias.bolte at googlemail.com
Fri Dec 4 19:39:05 UTC 2009

2009/12/4 Florian Vichot <florian.vichot at diateam.net>:
> Hello all,
> As confirmed on IRC by Matthias, when trying to open a connection of any
> sort (vbox:///session or vbox:///system) to the vbox driver with a
> VirtualBox 3.1 installed, the connection fails with:
> "internal error nsIEventQueue object is null"
> This is printed by line 726 in vbox_tmpl.c.
> This is with the 3.1 support patch commited earlier today.
> The driver with a VirtualBox version 3.0.8 or 3.0.12 works fine with
> that patch.
> Thanks,
> Florian

There are some IID mismatches regarding version 3.1.

Could you test the attached patch? I replaced vbox_CAPI_v3_1.h with
the version from the VirtualBox 3.1 SDK and this fixes the problem for

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