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install Gluster inside a VM, or set up a VM on top of Gluster?

I'm setting up a high-availability shared-nothing geographically-distributed web server, using multiple A-records for its domain. Right now I'm more concerned with high availability -- "When I unplug ...
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Vagrant private IP not found after network change

I've got a simple Vagrant Ubuntu virtual machine setup using Virtual Box, running on a Mac. I'm using private networking, configured with a static private IP like so: Vagrant.configure("2") do ...
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How to expand memory on a virtual machine? [closed]

So I know that this question has been asked before, but this is a bit different and I believe it needs to be solved differently. This office has a machine on their local network that runs a host of ...
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ip address resolves to localhost from virtualbox hosted apache

Apache keeps resolving or redirecting? to localhost. The assigned ip 192.168.0.145 resolves/redirects to localhost on any machine in the LAN. What would cause this? Details: I have apache running ...
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how to resize drive that is out of space on /dev/mapper

So I have followed some guides and not been able to sort it out, this is the drives $ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/cloudraker--vg-root 5.6G ...
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Increasing LVM to use all free space on virtualbox/debian

I've cloned and resized a disk image for VirtualBox but I can't find a way to use all the new space. this is how I started: fdisk: Disk /dev/sda: 80.5 GB, 80530636800 bytes 255 heads, 63 ...
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Exim says DNS lookup succeded, but also says “host lookup did not complete”

I'm trying to send automatic notification emails to users of my website. Those emails are sent to the users by a custom daemon that sends them via exim 4. Exim's role in this is simply to relay the ...
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mkinitrd to preload virtualBox LSI SAS storage drivers [closed]

I am trying to compile my own kernel (2.6.9). Everything works on the compilation and building end, but... After rebooting to the new kernel - the LVM (VolumeGroup00) cannot be loaded. My suspicious ...
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Connectivity loss between VMs on VirtualBox until DNS cache is restarted

I use VirtualBox for a lab environment with VMs running various versions of Windows. One thing that keeps happening and I don't know why (never seen it before on my VMware servers) is that DNS ...
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clonehd takes 2 hours for a 100GB disk. Expected? [closed]

I have a VirtualBox image using VDI and flexible size. Right now the physical DVI file 94GB. The host is an Ubuntu server and the guest is a CentOS 6.4 with ext4 partition. The host is using a sata ...
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Unable to connect remotely to Vsftpd server set up on CentOS VirtualBox

I have set up a Vsftp server using the following instructions provided Here and even went as far as following the commentary at the bottom. But I am unable to connect remotely. When I attempt to use ...
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Turn on Virtualisation settings on Windows 2012 R2 [closed]

I'm an AWS newbie. I'm trying to run the latest Hortonworks Sandbox VM image using Virtualbox on a Windows 2012 hvm AMI. I get an error message saying "VT-x is not available. (VERR_VMX_NO_VMX)" What ...
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Vagrant not ready for SSH error on VirtualBox and Laravel Homestead

Vagrant Version: 1.6.3 VirtualBox: 4.3.14 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 Bit Hey Guys, I have been on this for a pretty good while now and cannot figure this out. I have my public and private keys setup and ...
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Vagrant Determining IP information for eth2… failed [closed]

Im running a vagrant file to bring up a CentOS Virtual Box on OSX, but when running vagrant up it always fails at default: Configuring and enabling network interfaces... with the error: The following ...
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PXE boot with Virtualbox

I have a linux guest and that is my server. I also have created another guest as the client with no disk. I want to know, which network type and adapter is correct? NAT or Internal Network? AMD or ...
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How to generate the command-line equivalents of a GUI-based VirtualBox VM creation? [closed]

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 [closed]

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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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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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 [closed]

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?