Oracle VM VirtualBox is a desktop vitualisation product for x86, AMD64 and Intel64 processor architectures.

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How to generate the command-line equivalents of a GUI-based VirtualBox VM creation?

Suppose I go through the GUI-guided steps to create a VirtualBox VM. I want to determine the command-line equivalents of all the steps I just went through, so that I can put them in a script. Is ...
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Gitlab on Virtualbox VM with repositories on host os

I've set up a Virtualbox VM (debian 7.6) on my MacMini (10.9). I've successfully installed Gitlab (7.1) in the VM and I'm able to access it from all machines in my network. I'm able to log in and ...
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Installing VirtualBox and restricting NAT and Bridged Network Adapters for Corporate Security

I work as a developer in a security heavy finanical services company. As a group we are finding that our Windows 7 workstation security policy is preventing us from performing our jobs. We do not ...
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Unable to install DHCP server, not enough disk space

Despite having over 3GB of available space, I am unable to install the DHCP server role. This originally was a 10gb virtual box drive image, but when I ran into space issues extended the drive to ...
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ICMP Request not reaching the guest machine on virtualbox

I have a virtual box (4.3.14) installed on host ubuntu 12.04. I have a guest machine ubuntu 12.04 32 bit installed on this virtual box. The problem is that, my ping request is not reaching the guest ...
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Weird network problems with Vagrant, VirtualBox, Ansible and Ubuntu Server box

We are using Vagrant and Ansible to provision VirtualBox machine. It was working great, but recently we've started to encounter some weird network problems with tasks that require access to the ...
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Ubuntu server with high load on virtualbox

I have a an Ubuntu 12.04 x64 image, which i use for different customers on different virtualisation systems. Current customer uses VirtualBox and the system has a high load on it and response very ...
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Nodejs server listens only on localhost

So I have a little problem. I created two virtual machines - One is Windows 7 and the other is RedHat 6.4. I am trying to run the simplest server on the RedHat machine and then access it from the ...
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Can't configure httpd.conf

I have some problems with httpd and can't configure it(can't open in browser). I have done it a lot of times, but now I missing something. I have installed CentOS 6.5 on virtualbox with ubuntu 14. ...
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How to change the default timeout configuration file for composer

I've been searching all over the internet and I can't seem to find any help as to where my composer's configuration file is saved to. Basically what I'm trying to do is change the ...
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VPS versus Cloud [closed]

Could a cloud enable me to copy/paste a VPS from one physical server to another? I run a few VPS machines and am curious to know if a cloud would benefit me. What would be really cool is if a cloud ...
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How to setup testing environment for local HTTPS website?

I'm developing a web application on a local Ubuntu machine. Some IE8 users have problems with Javascript when the application is loaded over SSL. To debug this issue, I need to reproduce the problem. ...
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Using WDS to image a virtual machine using PXE boot fails, suspect issue is in WDS configuration

I'm trying to convert a site imaging procedure from (install old image, update image, recapture image) to (have image on VM, update, snapshot, sysprep, capture, roll back to the snapshot). The first ...
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Installing linux-headers-2.6.32-042stab085.20 [closed]

I am trying to install virtualbox-4.3 on a VPS hosting which has Ubuntu 12.04 and kernel version : uname -r ==> 2.6.32-042stab085.20 When I try to install it, I get the following error: Trying ...
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Access VM from network

For my PHP-development I have VagrantBox running CentOS. This box however is only accesible from my own computer because it only has a NAT-interface and a Host-Only-network. But when I want to test it ...
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Clearing dead Oracle VirtualBox VboxManage export task

I am using Oracle VirtualBox 4 on CentOS 6 to host some virtual machines. When I am doing a command line export: VboxManage export <VM> -o /path/outputfile.ova and there is lack of space on ...
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Apache not serving changes to a file updated by gulpjs

I have a CentOS 6.5 VM set up using Apache HTTPD 2.2 as the web server and I'm using GulpJS for my build process. When I update a CSS file the GulpJS build process runs ok and if I look at the file on ...
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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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How to restore Virtualbox machine from deleted machine's old directory? [closed]

Sorry that I had done a bad work: Move Virtual machine's data directory form C drvive to D drive ,and change Virtualbox's global data directory to D drive too,and delete old machine item from ...
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Restore of Windows 2008 Server into a Oracle Virtualbox

I am trying to restore a Windows 2008 R2 server bare matal backup to a Virtualbox virtual machine for DR purposes. The problem I have is that I can boot from the 2008 R2 CD in order to get into the ...
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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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pxelinux hanging when booting client machine

I'm kind of new to all of this, so please forgive any vagueness/misunderstandings on my part. I'm using pxelinux and VMs to create CentOS 6.0 machines that have the same install every time. I have a ...
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Why does oracle vbox virtual memory differ when VMs do the same thing and are clones of each other?

I am running a large box with 11 instances of 64-bit Ubuntu 14. MemTotal: 50 Gb CPUs: 8 CPUs are pretty much 100% all day long. Memory is at about 60%. Swap not getting hit. Little bewildered by ...
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vagrant fails to bring up additional adapter for centos vm using virtual box provider

this is in continuation of the question asked here about host only adapter on dhcp I upgraded to vagrant 1.6.3 and the updated Vagrantfile to following setting for multiple adapters # add additional ...
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adding additional network adapter to use host only network with dhcp in vagrant using virtualbox provider

here's what I am trying to achieve adapter 1 runs on usual NAT add an additional adapter using the vboxnet0 host only network I have created in virtual box, this one uses DHCP server the reason I ...
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Reverse lookup SERVFAIL

I just set up a DNS server and a web server using Virtualbox. The IP address of the DNS server is 192.168.56.101 and the web server 192.168.56.102. Here are my configuration files for the DNS server: ...
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Package a VM built with Vagrant as an OVA appliance

I've created a virtual machine with Vagrant and some provisioning scripts. Now I want to hand out copies of the fully provisioned machine to participants at a workshop. This workshop will be mainly ...
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Weird socket behavior in VirtualBox (NAT + PAT)?

I have a Linux VM with NAT and PAT configured. Let's say ports 2000 and 2001 are forwarded to the VM. These ports are also configured for external access on a device such as a router using a domain ...
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Repackaged Vagrant (vbox) box will not allow ssh after subsequent imports

I'm experiencing the following. If I download and run a base box (ubuntu/trusty64), make some modifications like installing packages, then shutdown and repackage the box, on subsequent imports it ...
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Windows 7 with Direct Access and bridging a connection to a local RHEL VM

My company provided laptop is a Windows 7 machine configured to Microsoft Direct Access on the domain controller so that even remotely it will always be available on the domain without having to ...
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Windows XP image sysprepped in VirtualBox fails to boot on bare metal

(1) I created a VirtualBox virtual machine and installed then customized a Windows XP SP3 reference system in it. (2) I ran sysprep to reseal the system for deployment. By restarting the virtual ...
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Use Ansible to create vagrant box ?

I am new to Ansible and I bit confused if I can better use Vagrant to create VM instances (on EC2 and local virtual boxes) and use Ansible only for provisioning or if I can/should use Ansible to ...
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Asterisk virtual machine stops responding to network connections when I connect with Phoner Lite

I've installed Asterisk Now with PreePBX from bootable CD to a VirtualBox machine. Then I updated through FreePBX all the modules available for update and noticed a strange behaviour: After I ...
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FreeBSD pkg database deleted

after resolving repeated crashes on startup with fsck I noticed some files were removed, one of them was the sqlite pkg database, so now when I run for example pkg install somepackage I get this erro: ...
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Forward port to virtualbox VM without internet access

I want to run Windows VM on my Windows Server and I want to access one port of this VM I can configure VM networking as NAT with port forwarding, this works fine. But I want the machine to do not ...
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VM that allows host to communicate with guest while using a VPN [closed]

My goal: Run a VM locally hosted on my Windows 7 box that runs Windows Server with IIS as the guest VM. I want to communicate with with websites on the guest (Windows Server) with my host (Windows ...
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Virtual machine access [closed]

My host OS is Windows 7 and guest - Oracle Linux. I've got an appliaction which is running using JBoss and ngnix on guest. How can I connect to this app throgh host OS?
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No connectivity between aliased IP networks of different subnet

I am trying to set up two virtual networks(different subnets) to test site to site VPN in my Laptop. My host OS is Debian Wheezy and i am using Virtual box to virtualise my setup. I have two aliased ...
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npm install on vagrant virtualbox

Seem to be having A LOT of trouble figuring this one out, but I'm attempting to use vagrant and provision a server that uses node / npm to install dependencies. My setup is: ubuntu 12.04 host (old ...
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Customized 12.04.3 Ubuntu ISO fails to boot in Virtualbox — getting stuck at the txt.cfg/Ubuntu boot screen

I'm attempting to make a custom Ubuntu installer, but the ISOs that I'm generating fail to boot in VirtualBox 4.1.18. The raw ISO (downloaded here: ...
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Something (but not iptables) mysteriously redirects network traffic - how to diagnose?

Summary There is a virtualbox host (1.1.1.5) and a routed guest (1.1.1.6). Something redirects any traffic on port 25 with the guest, whether ingoing or outgoing, to 1.1.1.5 port 2525 and I cannot ...
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What software allows a templated VM to be configured on its first boot?

I've encountered VM templates distributed as an OVF with a feature so that when you boot the VM for the first time you are prompted for configuration options such as hostname, IP address, root ...
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Vagrant Error: Connection timeout. Retrying

I have a server with Ubuntu 12.04, Virtualbox 4.3 and Vagrant 1.5.1. I'm trying to use this box http://puppet-vagrant-boxes.puppetlabs.com/centos-64-x64-vbox4210.box however unsucessfully. When I run ...
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When emulating an OpenWRT Router in VirtualBox how do the network settings relate to a real world router?

I'd like to setup OpenWRT in VirtualBox for purposes of testing a network configuration before putting it on a live physical router. How do the adapter settings relate to the real physical ports on ...
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Multiple net interfaces ubuntu virualbox

I have a Virtual Box machine with 2 net adapters, first is an "internal net" and the second a "bridge adapter". How could I config both for have an static ip for the internal network and a dynamic ip ...
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How to get decent NFS performance for workloads like git?

I manage a vagrant setup for our developers running OSX to manage VirtualBox systems for development. In order to support inotify inside the linux machine, we eschew the usual method of sharing ...
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Using separated interface for virtualbox machine

I have a server connected to two network interfaces (via two different Internet services providers). The server runs Ubuntu OS. I want to use exactly one of the interfaces only for a virtualbox ...
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Is a Virtualbox FreeNAS VM reliable (with a UPS)?

I started looking at - Is FreeNAS reliable? I would have taken issue with TV10's comment : "longer than a UPS would handle it" (but I don't yet have a rating high enough to do so). I am running a ...
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Adding more space to VirtualBox HD (Centos Host) does not add space in the folder [closed]

I am running Centos 6.5 guest on Windows 7 Pro host (VirtualBox v4.3.6) - all 64 bit. I am trying to increase the size of Centos virtual disk (which is currently about 15G) to 90G. I did run the ...
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How to make Nginx virtual host work? (page not found) [closed]

Running Ubuntu 13.10 in VirtualBox. I've put my website in this folder: http://i.stack.imgur.com/YYhcJ.jpg And created the log folder on /srv/www/streamsy.com/logs/. I've done these steps: sudo ...