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I've looked quite some time for this, and just can't find anything.

Is there a way to access a VirtualBox guest consolle, via headless host SSH session? I.e. without any RDP/VNC protocols, just like on Xen, via xen console VMNAME?

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No, but you can run SSH on the guest and since version 4, you can even forward ports across the NAT as well.

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I would gladly do this, but for this I need to change the static IP on guest machine (which was imported from another host). – SyRenity Jun 21 '11 at 21:50
Unfortunately, no SSH into the hypervisor layer in lieu the vRDP functionality. – user48838 Jun 21 '11 at 21:54
Thanks, eventually setting up RDP was much easier then thought, and it even punched through firewall via port 80: – SyRenity Jun 23 '11 at 9:20
Glad that it worked out for you. – user48838 Jun 23 '11 at 20:10

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