VirtualBox 3.1.6 Available with OpenGL Bugfixes

VirtualBox 3.1.6 and GPU Caps Viewer
VirtualBox 3.1.6 running GPU Caps Viewer 1.8.6

A maintenance release of VirtualBox is available.

VirtualBox is a virtualization technology for x86 hardware. With VirtualBox, you can run unmodified operating systems (including all softwares installed on these operating systems) directly on top of your existing operating system, in a special environment called a virtual machine.

You can download VirtualBox 3.1.6 HERE.

Here is an extract of the changelog with OpenGL support details:

  • 3D support: fixed assertion and flickering when guest application uses several windows with a single OpenGL context
  • 3D support: fixed host crashes when using GL_EXT_compiled_vertex_array and array element calls
  • 3D support: fixed runtime linker errors with OpenGL guest libs
  • 3D support: fixed OpenGL extension viewer crash on startup

The complete changelog is available HERE