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FS#73999 - virtualbox doesn't include vbox-img tool

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Reginald (Uqbar) - Tuesday, 01 March 2022, 09:52 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Saturday, 19 November 2022, 23:20 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Christian Hesse (eworm)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Current VirtualBox packahes doesn't include the vbox-img tool, as seen in all other Linux distributions.

Additional info:
* package version(s)
Repository : community
Name : virtualbox
Version : 6.1.32-2

* config and/or log files etc.
Not relevant

* link to upstream bug report, if any

Steps to reproduce:
1. Install VirtualBox (community/virtualbox)
2. Run: "vbox-img"
3. Go to
4. Click on "View the file list for virtualbox"
4. Search for "vbox-img" within the web page

Expected result:
The program fails to run and prints out program usage information.
The search highlights an item like "usr/bin/vbox-img"

Actual result:
The command is not found nor run.
The web page doesn't contain any reference to "vbox-img".

Extra information:

This task depends upon

Closed by  Toolybird (Toolybird)
Saturday, 19 November 2022, 23:20 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  This seems to have been fixed a while back.