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Cannot import .ova

I'm trying to import an .ova file into my VirtualBox on Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bits), but when I do this I get the following error: Failed to import appliance /media/USB/Respaldo 11 (Armando)/SW/Maquinas ...
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initializing network connection in Virtual Box

I have installed Win 7 in Virtual Box I don't know how add network connections in windows 7. My Win7 Network Configuration: My Host OS: Edit: My network details in Ubuntu and ...
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3answers
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Bridged Network: No IP address on Guest OS

What I want: I want a virtual machine guest running Ubuntu (on VirtualBox) for various web development test servers (running on different ports, e.g. Grunt.js is running on port 9000). I want to ...
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41 views

Bridged network in corporate environment

What I want: I want a virtual machine guest running Ubuntu (on VirtualBox) for various web development test servers (running on different ports, e.g. Grunt.js is running on port 9000). I want to ...
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1answer
81 views

Permissions error in VirtualBox trying to install Drupal 7

I am trying to install Drupal 7 in a VirtualBox running Ubuntu, used Vagrant to set up the VirtualBox. On the third step of the installation I got an error File system The directory ...
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1answer
710 views

Setting up networking on local development server under VirtualBox

I'm a web developer and want to move away from using XAMPP on my machine for developing. I'd like to have my own development server however don't have the hardware so I'm setting one up with ...
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Mac OS as host, Ubuntu 12.04 (64bit) guest as dual-boot on VirtualBox

I have an Ubuntu installation on a partition on my Mac and I would like to boot Ubuntu from within Mac OS X using VirtualBox. When I want to start the machine I only get Error loading operating ...
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2answers
81 views

Pages on server can be accessed but server cant connect to internet?

I have a virtualbox server running ubuntu 12.04 on a windows 7 host machine. The machine is set up to have both a NAT and a bridged adapter. When I access the server from other machines (port ...
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1answer
233 views

Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit guest on Windows 7 32-bit host is really slow

I have Windows 7 32-bit professional as host OS. Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit runs really fast as a guest, but Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit is very slow. I did apply all the patches, installed guest addons and enabled ...
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How to Create a Filesystem on Dynamic-sized Virtual Drive - VirtualBox on Windows 7 Host, Ubuntu Guest

Moved here from StackOverflow I made my VirtualBox (4.3.0) Ubuntu VM (on Win 7 host) too small. I have the choice of enlarging the virtual disk (all I read makes that sound dangerous and complicated) ...
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1answer
166 views

How to ssh between a cluster of Vagrant guest VMs

I have 3 Ubuntu 12.04 VMs configured with bridged networking and setup with Vagrant. I can access all of them from the host using "vagrant ssh", but I can't figure out how I connect from one guest VM ...
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Why Virtual Box won't give me option to create 64 bits guests?

My host is x64 bits Windows 8.1. I downloaded the latest Virtual Box (4.3) and I'm trying to create a VM with a 64 bits Ubuntu OS (ubuntu-12.04.3-desktop-amd64). When I go to New VM wizard, it ...
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Virtual Box - ubuntu 12.04 -Shared Folders - Host Guest - Ubuntu

I'm using the Ubuntu. I'm using the virtual box. Where the Guest is Ubuntu and the Host is also Ubuntu and I want to share the folders in them. I can do it in Windows OS normally either it as the ...
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167 views

Connect two VirtualBox VMs with a hardware machine with a single public IP

I have a hardware machine running Ubuntu 12.04 and a Selenium server hub connected to the internet through a public IP. On that machine I'm running two VirtualBox VMs running Selenium server nodes and ...
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VirtualBox with Ubuntu Server guest can't ping outside

Here's my situation: an Ubuntu 12.04 Host running VirtualBox; two guest VMs running Ubuntu Server 12.04 home network, so my Host pc has a wireless connection to the router of my ISP. My problem is ...
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282 views

Cannot remove nor reinstall Virtualbox on linux

I've have tried: apt-get update && apt-get upgrade Also apt-get clean And I still get output below: $ sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox Ubuntu VM doesn't automatically sync time with host even with Guest Additions installed

I'm running a Ubuntu VM with VirtualBox and I have both the dkms and virtualbox-guest-additions packages installed. I read in this answer that the system clock should sync with the host automatically ...
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3answers
396 views

Can Windows and SAS be installed inside virtual box of Ubuntu and on an external USB hard drive?

Does it work if Windows is installed inside virtual box of Ubuntu and on an external USB hard drive? My laptop is Lenovo T400. I am using Ubuntu 12.04, and would like to install SAS 9.3 (its system ...
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1answer
146 views

Can I “Speed Up” a VM to emulate the passage of time?

I'd like to put a VM into "fast forward" so that I can see several days (or weeks, or months) worth of logs and temp files build up and analyse them. Is that possible with virtualbox & ubuntu ...
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0answers
39 views

linking a folder to www

So Im running a VM that I want to use as a sandbox. I mounted permanently a folder (www) from my host OS. So basically I have /media/sf_www. Then I created a symbolic link to /var/www/pcwww. The ...
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Sym links issue on virtualbox

I have a virtual box installed, and a guest OS of Ubuntu 12.04 on it. I have installed the guest additions too. So after mounting a shared folder and trying to build from that same mount folder I get ...
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2answers
253 views

All outgoing mail in VM should stay local

I have setup an Ubuntu 12.04 VM, which I use to test and develop magento shops. On this desktop VM I have an almost exact copy of the shop running. I prefer to use a desktop VM as this gives me the ...
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How do I automatically gain root access with Putty?

Putty is set up to run like: putty.exe -load mysession -l myuser -pw mypass But it logs me in as myuser. For root access I need to type in the console: sudo -i Then it asks for my password ...
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virtualbox: can not switch the guest display to fullscreen mode

I cannot bring up the fullscreen mode in my guest Ubuntu 12.04 machine using Windows 7 when the external screen is not plugged in. I tried disabling the second screen in the guest OS and I get the ...
0
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1answer
117 views

Access virtual desktop LAMP on Windows

I was having issues getting XAMPP to run for users other than admin per this thread. Trying to figure out a solution I had an idea and was curious to know how to make it work. I installed Virtualbox ...
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2answers
112 views

How to get file ubuntu to virtual box installed windows 7

My original os is ubuntu 12.0.4 , i installed oracle virtual box in it . Then i installed windws 7 . now i need to get a file from ubuntu to windows 7 . how can i get file from ubuntu to windows
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 misnamed user account during setup

If I accidentally misnamed my user account during the initial installation, for example if I type "devdmin" instead of "devadmin", is there a way to change that account username? The reason I ask is ...
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Website hosted on my virtualbox web server not displaying images or applying css when viewed through phone

I would really appreciate it if someone could help me. Please let me know if you need more info in the comments. My Set Up I have a windows 7 pc. On it I run a virtual box VM with a ubuntu 12 guest ...
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2answers
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Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu 12.04.1 (on [Samsung] Chromebook)

I have dual booted Ubuntu Linux 12.04.1 LTS on my Samsung Series 5 ChromeBook, and am trying to run/install Oracle VirtualBox (from the generic .run file downloaded from their website). However, every ...
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1answer
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VMware Fusion Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server - Soft Lockup CPU Stuck

I have a strange Stuck Problem with VMware Fusion and Ubuntu 12.04 as Guest System. On High Loaded process the System sticks with "Soft Lockup CPU Stuck" and I have to reboot the VM. The Same System ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 12.10 VirtualBox Terminal

I have recently installed Virtualbox 4.2.4 and I start a Ubuntu 12.10 image (*.vdi) under Virtualbox. It starts and works fine. But weirdly I did not find any link to open a terminal(whichever ...
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Copied a VM to a new machine and it doesn't work

I'm very new to Virtual Machine concepts. I copied a VM that is working on a machine to an another machine, and I wasn't able to start the copied version. When I tried to open it up, I get this ...
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Vagrant VirtualBox - Can I be hacked? [closed]

Have a VirtualBox set up with Vagrant and Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Simply, can I be hacked? Do I have security concerns of my virtual server being detected? My normal OS is Windows 7, if that matters.
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1answer
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Cannot set 16:9 resolution on ubuntu 12.04 run in VirtualBox

I recently installed virtualbox. I tried to run ubuntu 10.04 and it worked fine in fullhd resolution. Then I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and now when I to setup up any fullhd resolution UI becomes very ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox Window7 Guest “No Internet Access” with Bridged Networking

Using Ubuntu 12.04 as a VirtualBox host, I've successfully used Bridged Networking with Windows XP guests (because NAT has a bug that causes slow printing). Now, I have a Windows 7 guest. It gets ...
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VirtualBox 4.1.20 (Windows 7 / Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit)) copy/paste is broken

I can't make copy/paste between Windows and Virtual Ubuntu 12.04 to work with this configuration: Host: Windows 7 Professional with VirtualBox 4.1.20 Virt: Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) with all ...
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1answer
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Unable to access guest's web server from host or any other machine

EDIT: I solved the problem. It's the last thing I could think about...Windows Firewall !!! I'm hosting a Windows 2008 Server virtual machine on Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS using virtual box 4.1.18. ...
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2answers
679 views

Accessing Ubuntu guest (VirtualBox) node.js server from Windows host

I'm attempting to set up a node.js server on my Ubuntu guest OS running on VirtualBox. A simple "Hello World" HTTP server runs fine if I try accessing it from a browser on the Ubuntu image, but I'm ...
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1answer
750 views

How do I share external hard-drives between host and guest in VirtualBox?

I'm running VirtualBox 4.1.14, host is iMac OS X 10.7.3, guest is Ubuntu 12.04. I want to share folders between the two, ideally access to external hard-drives that are my storage for the Mac. Have ...