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VirtualBox: Error -610 in supR3HardenedMainInitRuntime

virtualbox VirtualBox: Error -610 in supR3HardenedMainInitRuntime! VirtualBox: dlopen("/usr/lib/virtualbox/VBoxRT.so",) failed: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libk5crypto.so.3: symbol krb5int_buf_len, ...
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How to install latest virtualbox-dkms with latest virtualbox on Debian Stable Wheezy

It is possible to install the latest virtualbox and extension pack on Wheezy using the following: # su sh -c 'echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian wheezy contrib" >> ...
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Upgrading VirtualBox using a `.deb`

I'm trying to upgrade VirtualBox using a .deb: sudo dpkg -i ~/downloads/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.12-93733\~Debian\~wheezy_amd64.deb but it fails with: dpkg: regarding ...
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Can't start Seamless Mode despite installing Guest Additions

I've installed the guest additions on my Debian Linux virtual machine. Installation went through without any problems. For some reason I still can't get the option to run in seamless mode (it's ...
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How do I get Xen domU guests to have internet access?

How do I get Xen domU guests to have internet access? What tools can I use to diagnose the problem? Are there log files I can examine? (I'm new linux and networking and VMs. Please execuse me if I ...
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mounting viirtualbox shared folder on debian

i try mount VB shared filder (host is windows) mount -t vboxsf share ~/host /sbin/mount.vboxsf: mounting failed with the error: Protocol error 1) the operating systems on both host and guest ...
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How to properly restore VBox VMs from backup?

I just flattened and rebuild my home system recently, which had several VirtualBox VMs with snapshots. I backed-up all the VMs, VDIs and snapshots by copying the entire folder to an external drive. ...
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Setting up Debian web server in Virtualbox to support sub domains

I'm new to Linux and I want to set up a Virtualbox web server to keep OSX clean. I have set up a headless Debian server with Apache2, Avahi, and ssh. What I'd like the server to do: Be accessible ...
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Windows 7 guest on Virtualbox freezes and only works when mouse moves

I am having a problem on my Virtualbox 4.3 instalation (Windows 7 guest and Debian Wheezy as host, my machine is a HP Desktop with dual monitors and a SSD, dunno if it helps) And the issue occurs, ...
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debian static ip being replaced by dynamic ip

I have a virtual box debian guest running on a mac 10.7.5 host. adapter 1 of the guest is bridged network to en1 the wifi. adapter 2 is ahost only adapter to vboxnet0 the guest's ...
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102 views

Installing Windows Server 2008R2 in HeadlessVirtualbox in Debian

I have created a new Headless virtualbox in a Debian Server that should contain a Windows2008R2 server for testing purposes. I followed all the steps here and the VM seems to run. All I need now, ...
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Virtualbox - Setup network for hotspot

I'm running a debian instance via virtualbox on my MacBook. This VM has the local ip 192.168.0.69. If I'm connected via my cable wlan I can ssh into the VM. But when I'm using the internet hotspot of ...
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387 views

How to create a portable VM

I am curious on how to create a portable Virtual Machine image and having it on my phone. I want to be able to take and plug my phone into any computer with Virtual Box (i.e. Windows, Linux, Mac(the ...
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how to install bitcoin-qt wallet on debian 7

WARNING: Complete noob to linux (somewhat noob - if something can be installed w/ a package manager, I'm ok, else completely lost). I loaded debian 7 on a VBox VM (took 2 days to get everything to run ...
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Gnome Shell has very high CPU and memory usage

I use Debian 7.3 (Wheezy) with the default Gnome 3 desktop and run VirtualBox to have a Windows 8.1 guest. My host has 16GB RAM and a Core i7 CPU with 8 processor cores. When I start the Windows 8.1 ...
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How to correctly sync time in linux running as virtual guest after host resumes from hibernation?

I use multiple virtual boxes for development and correct time and date is important for me when I push git commits. I do not shut down my host - it runs for months without restarting. I only hibernate ...
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How to upgrade virtualbox 4.2 to 4.3 on debian wheezy with apt-get?

I'm running VirtualBox 4.2 and it keeps telling me that 4.3 is available for update. However when I do apt-get update and the apt-get upgrade I don't get any updates. My sources.list contains deb ...
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Why is virtualbox networking using virtio slow (bridged and host-only, Debian)

I'm currently installing a VirtualBox Server using Debian for Host and Client. I experience some trouble regarding network performance and CPU load especially using host-only networks and I've no idea ...
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Is there a way to access the profiles stored in my Logitech G700 mouse with a Windows 7 Virtual Machine?

I am running Debian Wheezy and there is not any way (that I know of) to modify the mouse profiles on my Logitech G700 mouse. On this system, I have a Windows 7 virtual machine that I run in Virtual ...
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How to copy and paste from VirtualBox? [duplicate]

How do I copy and paste from a VirtualBox VM, running Debian, with no Desktop Environment?
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639 views

How to change video mode in Debian Wheezy on VirtualBox 4.1.12?

I've installed Debian Wheezy on VirtualBox 4.1.12 (running in Ubuntu 12.04) and have troubles setting the video mode. vga=xxx isn't possible anymore, instead, the video mode should be set using GRUB. ...
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Error while installing virtualbox

I am running debian 7 and trying to install virtualbox using: sudo apt-get install virtualbox and getting this output: Selecting previously unselected package virtualbox. Unpacking virtualbox ...
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how to enable mouse in non GUI debian in virtual box running on windows7

background for a little experiment i installed the latest debian distribution .iso in my virtual box on windows7. I went through the installation and did not selected the desktop GUI. so i only have ...
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Virtual Box not recognizing Keyboard Layout on OSX

I've set my own keyboard layout on OSX using ukelele. It works fine on most programs, but on Virtual Box running Debian, it simply fails to recognize my layout. What can be done?
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VirtualBox Guest Additions do not turn on shared clipboard and mouse

I have Windows 7 host with several Debian 7.1 guests installed via VirtualBox 4.2.14. I dont have X Window, or some other GUI addon on my Debian. I have installed VirtualBoxGuestAdditions with option ...
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How can I get the networking to work offline for a Debian VirtualBox VM in Mac OS X?

So I am running a Debian VirtualBox VM in Mac OS X. If I am connected to internet through wifi or ethernet everything works just fine in the Bridged Adapter mode. But how can I get it to work offline ...
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64-bit VM host environment for Debian similar to VMware player on Windows?

I have an Intel Core Duo i3-2100 running a flavour of Debian. I understand Virtual Box is x86-only so is there any similar open source Virtualisation environment that can host images like VMware ...
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Is virtualbox shared folder working for Debian guest

This is very strange. I'm running Debian and Ubuntu guests under the same virtualbox (hosted under Win7). And the Debian and Ubuntu mostly have the same packages installed. And I did the same steps to ...
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Debian VM will not longer bring up the host-only interface

I've set up a Debian7 VM for PHP development, according to this guide: https://jtreminio.com/2012/07/setting-up-a-debian-vm-step-by-step/ It worked great, initially. But after restarting my Windows 7 ...
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129 views

Store Virtualbox Guest Files on Host OS

Background: I'm running Windows 7 as a host and Debian as a guest OS. I often create backups of the hard drive, but run into the issue that my files are stored in 2 locations, Windows NTFS volume and ...
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388 views

How do I fix keyboard mapping problems in VirtualBox running Debian as a guest

I've installed a bare-bones Debian Sid under VirtualBox on a Windows 7 laptop. I've done this so I have a handy Linux development box when I'll be on the road next month. However I'm having trouble ...
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214 views

Moving VM from Virtualbox to Hyper-V: networking issues

I've set up a Debian LAMP stack using this tutorial. Now I want to switch over to Hyper-V, but the networking won't work. Here's what I've done: I've added a Virtual Switch using my external LAN ...
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Virtual workstation on my dedicated server advice

I've got a dedicated webserver (debian 6) running with plenty of unused capacity. While the remaining capacity isn't used i thought it'd be nice to create a virtual machine to work on using RDP. What ...
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Virtual Box Guest can't access the internet when host uses WIFI but can when host uses 100baseT

I have a window 7 VB host, with wired and wifi. Normally, it is connected to my home net via a wire. I have a a Debian guest with two adapters configured: one id bridged, and one is host only. When ...
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339 views

Terrible multi-threaded performance in Kubuntu in VirtualBox in Debian machine

We have an unpleasant performance issue when running our multi-threaded rendering software inside a virtual machine. We are running Kubuntu 12.04 in a VirtualBox 4.0.10_Debianr72436 which runs ...
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1answer
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How to enable USB 2.0 in Virtualbox 4.0.10, option for enabling EHCI is missing

I'm using Virtualbox 4.0.10 under Debian stable with Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack 4.0.18r82821 to host an MS-Windows XP virtual machine for embedded software development. Unfortunately the VM ...
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1answer
207 views

Run Linux server from virtual box seamlessly

My LAMPP server runs on a debian linux OS which is hosted on Oracle Virtual Box. To start the lampp server on mwindows XP PC, I have to: Open Virtual Box Start Debian Linux Open Linux Terminal Run ...
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1answer
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Automatic installation of Debian within VirtualBox image

I have written a shell script, which creates a Virtual Box Image via VBoxManage (http://www.virtualbox.org/manual/ch08.html). I have also attached a Debian netinst iso image to it. When I now start ...
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1answer
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BackTrack doesn't install on VirtualBox

BackTrack doesn't seem to be installing with my VirtualBox. I am running VirtualBox on Mac OS X 10.7.5 and have downloaded GNOME BackTrack. When I try to install it, it just stops in shell. I have ...
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Unable to install VIrtualbox, `“Specify KERN_DIR=<directory>”` — installing Virtual Box to Debian?

I am getting this error "Makefile:181: *** Error: unable to find the sources of your current Linux kernel. Specify KERN_DIR=<directory> and run Make again. Stop." What is this error and how to ...
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1answer
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Virtualbox issue: how to use static ip in linux guest with windows host using dynamic ip?

I'm using windows 7 as host OS, then I installed linux mint debian as guest OS. My Windows 7 is using dynamic ip. Here is the setting: ip: 192.168.1.101 mask: 255.255.255.0 gateway: 192.168.1.1 ...
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515 views

How to make VirtualBox headless answer on rdp port?

I'd like to run windows xp on RDP: $ VBoxManage modifyvm winxp32 --vrdeport 3389 $ VBoxHeadless -s winxp32 -v on Oracle VM VirtualBox Headless Interface 4.1.18_Debian (C) 2008-2012 Oracle Corporation ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox: Unable to access “USB subsystem”

I have a VirtualBox running inside a Debian Squeezy 64 bit machine. For some reason, none of my virtual machines can use the USB ports of the host machine. This error is popping up: Cant load Host ...
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371 views

NAT doesn't work on Debian inside VirtualBox

I have to have a computer running Linux with me but the computer is not mine (I can only use it) and I can't make a dualboot. I installed it inside a VM. Normally the laptop is connected on a ...
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1answer
512 views

How to move my physical debian server to VirtualBox?

I'm looking for information how to transfer my physical server running debian into a VirtualBox machine running on my Win7 desktop. My gut feeling is to simply recreate the partition table of the ...
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1answer
347 views

WindowMaker change resolution

I'm running debian sid in VirtualBox with the WindowMaker desktop. How can I change the resolution of my desktop? I don't have installed the guest additions yet. Running Ubuntu was a little bit easier ...
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1answer
615 views

USB 3G Mobile connection available in Debian (Virtualbox)

is there anyway to enable network connection(Internet) from Win 7 over VirtualBox to Debian 64. Whan am at work I use WiFi and I can make FTP/SSH connection from my Win7 to Debian, but at home I have ...
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Awesome WM: Goodbye UI

Sometimes some of my UI's disappear, but the processes they belong to lives on. So far it has happened to gnome-terminal, emacs, eclipse and evince. I've only experienced this behavior with the ...
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1answer
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Extending LVM partition on Debian/Virtualbox

I've just resized the Virtual Space on VirtualBox image 5G to 15G. I then used GParted to resize the physical partition which now looks like this: and using fdisk command: Disk /dev/sda: 16.1 GB, ...
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How can I connect to network in Debian through the bridge?

I'm Trying to connect to internet. I have Virtual Box and Debian in it. I'm not able to do it. When I try ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ...