OpenSUSE on MacPorts' virtualbox with funny mouse behaviour

Rainer Müller raimue at
Mon Feb 6 08:19:14 PST 2012

On 01/31/2012 08:40 AM, Marko Käning wrote:
> I eventually installed the Oracle's dmg and what shall I say, the
> problem persists there as well: the left mouse button doesn't work!!!
> That's the cause of all trouble. I believe I've seen something like
> this while googling two days ago… I obviously need more research
> here. :-(

Is your mouse/keyboard grabbed correctly by VirtualBox (look at the icon
in the lower right corner)?

Do you have the VirtualBox Guest Additions installed inside the VM
(removes the need to grab the mouse pointer each time)?

As this seems to be a more general VirtualBox problem, I would recommend
to ask this at


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