Annotation of wikisrc/projects/project/virtual-box-guest-tools.mdwn, revision 1.1

1.1     ! wiki        1: [[!template id=project
        !             2: 
        !             3: title="Make NetBSD a supported guest OS under VirtualBox"
        !             4: 
        !             5: contact="""
        !             6: [tech-kern](mailto:tech-kern@NetBSD.org),
        !             7: [tech-x11](mailto:tech-x11@NetBSD.org)
        !             8: """
        !             9: 
        !            10: mentors="""
        !            11: [Martin Husemann](mailto:martin@NetBSD.org)
        !            12: """
        !            13: 
        !            14: category="kernel"
        !            15: difficulty="medium"
        !            16: duration="3 months"
        !            17: 
        !            18: description="""
        !            19: [Oracle VM Virtualbox](http://www.virtualbox.org/) is a virtualization platform that already runs NetBSD guest machines fine.
        !            20: 
        !            21: However, there are a few fine tunings missing: mouse and graphics support, better integration via client tools, and maybe
        !            22: some possible optimizations.
        !            23: 
        !            24: FreeBSD is supported, and the sources are available. Note that the FreeBSD kernel code might have license problems.
        !            25: 
        !            26: As a start there is a pkg of the build tools in pkgsrc/wip already (an ancient version), and Valery Ushakov has patches for current VirtualBox
        !            27: sources and NetBSD 5, to get the build tools going.
        !            28: 
        !            29: Overall this project is a mixture of various kernel and userland tasks. For GSoC, some of these may be defined as optional - e.g. working X11
        !            30: should be a target, but could be dropped if other things turn out to be more difficult than expected.
        !            31: 
        !            32: [Technical documentation about VirutalBox](http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Technical_documentation)
        !            33: 
        !            34: [Build environment documentation](http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/kBuild)
        !            35: 
        !            36: [Sources](http://svn.netlabs.org/kbuild/browser/trunk)
        !            37: """
        !            38: 
        !            39: ]]
        !            40: 
        !            41: 
        !            42: [[!tag gsoc]]

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