I'm testing GNOME 3.16.3 wayland (1.8) session on ArchLinux 64bit. Everything seems to work fine so far except for VirtualBox 5.0.2. If I run windows 8.1 as guest, after entering the password on the login screen, VirtualBox just freezes (that not happens while running on X11). Also, I have the following env set:


Anyone had similar issues? Is there any workaround?

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Ok, I found out that by disabling hardware acceleration (both 3D and 2D video) on my virtual machine settings does the trick. Perhaps not the best solution but I can live with that for now...

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