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[Bug 848965] New: VirtualBox pops error when creating VM
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  • Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2013 08:40:29 +0000
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Summary: VirtualBox pops error when creating VM
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE 13.1
Version: RC 2
Platform: x86-64
OS/Version: SUSE Other
Status: NEW
Severity: Normal
Priority: P5 - None
Component: Other
AssignedTo: bnc-team-screening@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
ReportedBy: ish@xxxxxxxxxx
QAContact: qa-bugs@xxxxxxx
Found By: ---
Blocker: ---

User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:24.0) Gecko/20100101


I installed VirtualBox from openSUSE repos. The following packages were

python-virtualbox vboxgtk vboxgtk-lang virtualbox virtualbox-host-kmp-desktop
vboxgtk vboxgtk-lang

Installation finished successfully.
When I create a VM using 'vboxgtk' I am getting the following error :

Could not create the VM
This parameter must be a string or Unicode object

See screenshot :

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install VirtaulBox (sudo zypper in virtualbox)
2. Run VBoxGtk
3. Create a VM
Actual Results:
Following error shows up, see screenshot :

Expected Results:
VM should be created.

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