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MAC OS 10.9 host not able to ping or ssh the guest using virtual box [on hold]

I was wondering if someone could give me a simple guide on how to set up virtual networking in VirtualBox (4.0.2) so that the following scenarios work: Both Host and Guest can access Internet Host ...
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Running Zenoss from VirtualBox in OSX - Login Fails

I downloaded the OSX version of Zenoss to trial it. Unpacking the .zip results in virtual hard drive files (.vdmk etc). I spun it up in a VirtualBox machine, and after a bunch of stuff loaded I'm ...
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VirtualBox headless caused high CPU load on Mac OS X [migrated]

When I run a CentOS linux VM on VirtualBox in headless mode the CPU continuously spikes up to about 80% for a couple of seconds at a time with a short 1 or 2 second gap and then does it again. Even ...
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81 views

Accessing VirtualBox with libvirt from a guest

I have installed libvirt on OSX, and from outside a virtualbox I can access it using virsh no problem. However, I want to access it from inside a guest, and this is giving me the hopelessly useless ...
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1answer
130 views

DNS not resolving the same as host

We have an OSX host and an ubuntu 10.04 vagrant instance running on virtualbox. While attempting to send an email to emailtests.com (for email testing purposes) we noticed that the DNS was not ...
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0answers
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Truncated content with Apache on Vagrant VM

I'm using Vagrant to run a CentOS VM in order to try and achieve local development parity with our live servers. I've symlinked /var/www/html with the /vagrant shared directory and am forwarding port ...
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1answer
289 views

Port forwarding to expose home web server [closed]

I would like to setup a personal home server, I bought a mac mini and I installed Ubuntu server on a Virtualbox machine using bridge adapter. All is fine, I can type the ip of the VM in any browser of ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox VT-x virtualization already in use

My host OS: Mac OSX 10.8.2 (just upgraded from 10.8.1) Virtualbox: 4.2.0 rc80737 Vagrant: 1.0.4 I just upgraded my OS with the latest OSX upgrade/patch. Now, I'm unable to use my VMs: ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox failure building guest additions module

Having trouble installing GuestAdditions in VirtualBox / Vagrant running under Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion). I haven't worked with VB/Vagrant before nor much with Linux so looking for a little ...
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2answers
694 views

Ubuntu on VirtualBox with bridged network cannot access the gateway or internet

I have set up a version of Ubuntu 12.04 under VirtualBox (version 4.1.18) using NAT and everything works fine (using DHCP of course). I am running OS X Lion 10.7.4. However, as soon as I switch the ...
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276 views

can't find port 22 traffic under VirtualBox

I'm trying to learn to use tcpdump. I thought I'd eavesdrop on my ssh login. The setup is a bit unusual, I have OS X Lion running VirtualBox, with Ubuntu running in the VM. I have ssh enabled and ...
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Can't create symlinks in virtualbox shared folders [closed]

A few days ago I found I can no longer create symlinks from Ubuntu in any directories that are shared with the OS X host. ln: creating symbolic link `foo': Read-only file system I'm able to create ...
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vagrant up command very slow on OS X Lion

When I run vagrant up to provision a new VM on Lion it takes an extremely long time, during which the entire Mac is very laggy and unresponsive. The output is as follows, the key point being the ...
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397 views

Is it possible to copy a server image from AWS EC2 and run it in Virtual Box? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to obtain a copy of Amazon Linux for use outside AWS Does anyone know if it's possible to copy an Amazon Web Services EC2 image of a server back to a ...
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1answer
341 views

Virtualbox Guests unable to see each other in Bridged mode

I've read and re-read the manual and scoured ServerFault and other sites. I just don't get it. I've got Virtualbox running on a Mac OS X host, with two Windows Server 2008 R2 guests. Both have a ...
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1answer
711 views

Server running on guest virtualbox is not visible from host?

I'm using virtualbox to run an Ubuntu server from os x. I have NAT and bridged connections set up and I am able to ping back and forth, ssh into the guest box, transfer files with scp, etc. However, ...
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562 views

What is the recommended Mac desktop VM software for Linux guests?

I use a MacBook Pro as my primary machine, but my work targets Linux servers. I'm currently on a project with multiple dependencies, and which is configured for Ubuntu. Configuring all these ...
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2answers
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How to share internet connection on Mac OS X to Virtualbox vm’s using Host-only

In one line : is the following possible : Airport <- "OS X bridge" -> vbox-Host-only -> vm's Virtualbox (3.1.4) setup : Host : Mac OS X 10.5 Guest : Ubuntu Linux adapter1 - Bridged (en1: ...
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VirtualBox “Bridged Adapter” when host NIC is turned off

I'm running Linux (Debian Etch) in a VirtualBox VM on my MacBook. I usually ssh from my Mac terminal to the guest machine. I also want to access the internet from my guest, so I set up my host's WLAN ...
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Getting VirtualBox+Windows XP to view my Mac's localhost while offline

I'm running Windows XP via VirtualBox on my Mac. I want to load up sites on my Mac's localhost while offline. I know that I can append my IP and a nice domain name to the host file in ...
0
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1answer
611 views

OS X VirtualBox, scp and apt-get install not working on guest OS?

This is an odd one. I've installed linux (both ubuntu 9.10 and debian 5) on vitualbox running on OS X. The install is fine, and once I switch the networking over to bridged I'm able reach the web and ...
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3answers
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Problem with Bridged Networking on OS X + Ubuntu with VirtualBox

I'm running Mac OS X Leopard as my host OS and have VirtualBox 3.0.10 installed. I'm having some issues getting bridged networking running with an Ubuntu 9.04 guest VM. I had bridged networking ...
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IE on VirtualBox to visit http://localhost on Mac OS X host [closed]

I use VirtualBox on my Mac to run IE for testing, but sometimes I want to test http://localhost. Is there a way to do that?
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1answer
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Virtualbox on OS X: configuring networking so virtual machine is on an internal network and can see the Internet

I'd like to set up a Linux virtual machine using Virtualbox on OS X in the following way: I'd like to use a virtual network, with my physical machine acting as a NAT to the wider internet / other ...