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Editing files on virtual machine

I installed virtul Linux on my Windows XP through Virtual Box for using Ruby on Rails, but found one problem all my files that work with Rails directories is on virtual machine and I can’t edit them ...
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1answer
460 views

Virtualbox two networks slow

I am running an Ubuntu server guest on Win 7 guest, and am running a webrick server (RoR dev). If I have just a host-only network, everything works fine and the browser response is instant. However, ...
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1answer
166 views

Host OS slow to find web brick server running on linux as guest OS in VirtualBox

I am running VirtualBox 4.1.6 on Windows 7 on fairly quick machine with 12G of ram. I have a virtual machine running Ubuntu 11 on which I am doing rails development using ruby 1.9.3 and rails 3. When ...
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0answers
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Rails can't find public system files through shared folder through virtualbox

I've just set-up a new dev environment where I have a win 7 host and ubuntu running in virtual box. My rails application files are on the host system, and I shared the folder with the guest, and I ...
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3answers
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Is VirtualBox really slow compared to the host OS? (for Ruby development)

I have VirtualBox running Ubuntu as a guest environment on my Macbook Pro running Leopard OS X 10.5. I timed the same batch of Ruby on Rails unit tests on both systems. The difference seems to be ...