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Assign multiple IP addresses in NAT mode to the same VM

I'm aware that VirtualBox assigns the same IP to different VMs (by default 10.0.2.15), however I have a case where I have a VM with a single vNIC, and a Linux namespace inside the VM attempts to get ...
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Server Virtualization - Power on demand

I have a cluster of (virtual) development servers set up using virtual box. Each of these servers is for an independent product and their use tends to be focused on a few of them at any given time. ...
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Ubuntu - VirtualBox instllation issues [closed]

I'm new to linux. I'm trying to install VirtualBox in my Ubuntu 12.04 but while installing from terminal the installation stopped with the below error. http://pastebin.com/6d3Ux9qG So I tried to ...
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Migrate guest from KVM to VirtualBox

I'm migrating some machines from KVM to VirtualBox for a transitional period while we build our new virtualization environment. The problem now, the disks are located on a LVM partition, and I have ...
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Virtual box linux routing

Sorry for the basic question but I cant figure this one out. I want to set up a small network of linux servers for testing purposes. So I have a host server running virtual box with the following ...
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How to allow clients from virtual network connect to ubuntu web-server hosted on VirtualBox?

I have a web-app running on VirtualBox Ubuntu VM. And also I have a virtual network with users which I want to let use this web-app. Software for virtual network called 'Remobo'. In VM network ...
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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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CentOS VirtualBox guest only serves Apache test page to Windows 7 host

The title sums up the situation and here are the specifics: website on the guest box is configured correctly in Apache and responds fine in browser on that machine guest box is set to use bridged ...
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Unable to ping gateway

Host: Windows Server 208 w/fixed IP plus 4 secondary IPs on diff subnet. Version: VirtualBox 4.2.6 Guest: Linux with fixed IP from Host's secondary IP list. Host has x.x.153.82 fixed IP, with ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server on a Virtual Box

If I install Ubuntu Server Version on a Oracle Virtual Box in Windows XP will I be able to access the ubuntu server from outside the windows xp using a SSH tool like putty and Win-Scp.
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Prevent setuid from dropping setcap user privileges (VirtualBox)

I'm trying to run a web server from a headless, NAT'd VirtualBox guest. VirtualBox needs to bind to port 80, but the only way to do so is by running VirtualBox as root. To get around this, I tried ...
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Debian error: ifup: couldn't read interfaces file “/etc/network/interfaces”

Since today Debian gives an error: ifup: couldn't read interfaces file "/etc/network/interfaces" If I look up the interfaces file I see the following: # This file describes the network interfaces ...
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How to configure Virtual Box to handle multiple wireless network connections simultaneously

For testing purposes, I would like to set-up multiple (say 3-5 to begin with) virtual machines, be able to run them all at the same time, and have each access a unique wireless connection. The ...
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Why can't SVN checkout into a virtualbox shared folder?

I am trying to checkout into the virtualbox shared folder with svn 1.7 in ubuntu 12.04 running as a guest on a windows 7 host. I had read that this error was a 1.6 problem, and updated - but am still ...
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Virtual IPv6 Network between VirtualBox VMs

I'm trying to create a virtual IPv6 network as a test environment. I have 5 VirtualBox VMs (Ubuntu Server) with network adapters using host-only networking. You can imagine them being connected in ...
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How to cleanly start and stop a headless Oracle VM Virtualbox virtual machine?

I have Oracle VM Virtualbox on my Windows 7 development machine. I want to start a VM when Windows starts, and cleanly shut that VM down when Windows stops. Can that be done? I can start a headless ...
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allowing 2 VM's to communicate RED HAT 64 bit [closed]

My physical PC is running 2 VMs on virtualbox. Both of the VM's are linux 64 bit. I am going through this tutorial: ...
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how do i get the IP of my VM? [closed]

I did a partial clone of my VM. It is red hat 64 bit. How do I get the external IP of the new instance of the VM?
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Should I change the hostnames?? Scientific Linux VirtualBoxes? [closed]

Should I change the hostnames?? Scientific Linux VirtualBoxes?. I have a number of Scientific Linux VirtualBoxes all running on my computer.. Some of them are Scientific Linux some are CentOS... The ...
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My client's solution of a Windows SBS 2011 VM on an Ubuntu host and VirtualBox is pinning the host CPU

Here's my situation, I've got a client hosting two servers (one VM), with the host providing VMware Zimbra, the other Windows Small Business Server 2011. Unfortunately, the person before me had ...
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VirtualBox and CentOS 6, cannot connect to httpd after reboot

VirtualBox and CentOS 6, cannot connect to httpd after reboot from host. if I do a iptables -I INPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 80 -j ACCEPT then it works but everytime I reboot I have to log in as ...
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VirtualBox - multiple guests, each with a single bridged adapter?

I am running a dedicated server (located at Hetzner, Germany) that runs VirtualBox in order to virtualize several services accross multiple virtual guests. Those guests are supposed to communicate ...
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Vagrant shared folder and file change events

I have ubuntu virtual machine that I'm accessing through Vagrant. On my host (Mac OSX), there is a folder with couple of files, that I share to virtual machine. In that virtual machine, I want to use ...
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Vagrant / virtualbox DNS 10.0.2.3 not working

This is a follow on to my previous question Vagrant Getting Started gives getaddrinfo: Temporary failure in name resolution. I am running a fresh install of Linux Mint Nadia (14). I am following the ...
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Why would an ext3 filsystem be rolled back on a Debian VM running in VirtualBox after loss of power to the host

A Debian Virtual machine runs as a Guest VirtualBox VM. It's filesystem is EXT3. The host system loses power and after booting up the host system and guest VM, I find that the VM's filesystem has been ...
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How to get virtual box performance details?

I have Virtualbox in which I installed Ubuntu server 12.4. Now I am doing load testing on this virtual machine by sending number of requests. Now I want to get performance details of that virtual ...
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backup an existing linux server to a virtualbox virtual machine

I have some servers and VPSs to many companies across the world. I want to back them up locally. I have some backup solutions enabled to remote hosts, but I want to have a local backup on a computer ...
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How to prevent nginx from locking files on mounted samba partition in Centos 6

I'm using nginx 1.3.8 inside a centos 6.3 virtualbox 4.2.4 virtual machine. The system is running the latest software available via yum update. The host OS is windows 7. The site files nginx is ...
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Qemu on Mac instead of VirtualBox [closed]

Assuming I only want to use Linux as guest, are there any advantage in using Qemu instead of VB or other commercial solutions such as VM Fusion? I want to easy to ro tun Linux on my Mac without too ...
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can't register a soft phone to asterisk11

I have a VM (on oracle vbox) running Fedora17. I've installed asterisk 11 on it from sources. I've followed the wiki for installation (https://wiki.asterisk.org/wiki/display/AST/Creating+SIP+Accounts) ...
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VirtualBox guest responds to ping but all ports closed in nmap

I want to setup a test database on a vm for development purposes but I cannot connect to the server via the network. I've got Ubuntu 12.04vm installed on 12.04 host in Virtualbox 4.2.4 set to - ...
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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 stucks with "Soft Lockup CPU Stuck" and i have to reboot the VM...the Same System ...
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Virtualbox hook into host machine

I want to write a script that can add new hosts to /etc/hosts from within a virtual machine as I use VMs for web development and need to set up virtualhosts that are accessible from the host machine. ...
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Can't install vbox additions on a server 2008

Today I find myself unable to update the vbox additions on a Windows 2008, I was running it with Administrator account, but it still complains about it.
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transfer vm machine created in virtualbox to vmware player [closed]

Fedora 17 Host Oracle VirtualBox 4.2.4 Vmware Player 5.0.1 build-894247 I have Fedora 17 and have installed Virtualbox and vmware player. I created a CentOS virtual machine guest in virtual box. ...
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Virtualbox, slow upload speed using nat

Im running Virtualbox on a Ubuntu 12.04 server (host) and I'm running a Windows 7 as guest os. Im using the (virtual) Intel PRO/1000 MT network card. I get good network performance for download ...
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Set up Ubuntu in Virtualbox to have static ip [closed]

I frequently work in different locations, and need to have a virtualbox version of Ubuntu server running locally. While I was at home getting it set up, I was able to ssh into the server using the ...
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Forward port on Windows Server 2003 to virtualbox machine

I would like to forward some ports (specifically TCP 22, UDP 1194, TCP 80, TCP 443) from a Windows Server 2003 to a Linux VM running inside VirtualBox on the same machine. Is there an easy and ...
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Vagrant reporting VirtualBox guest additions out of date

Fairly new to Vagrant, so bear with me if I don't understand the process. I downloaded a CentOS box off http://www.vagrantbox.es/ Started it up running VirtualBox 4.2.4 and got this message: ...
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How to set up VirtualBox Guest as Server on Different Subnets? [closed]

First, my server only has two public IP addresses. eth1 188.138.124.244 netmask 255.255.255.192 eth1:0 85.25.110.198 netmask 255.255.255.192 default gateway: 188.138.124.193 How can I set up ...
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'Unlimited' free trial of Windows Server 2008 by deleting and reinstalling VM? [closed]

I am using Virtual Machine software (VirtualBox) to learn Windows Server 2008 R2 Network Infrastructure (70-642). Trouble is - I'm learning at an extremely slow pace and so the trial periods of my ...
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Static network interface settings in Ubuntu [closed]

I am following the guide here to configure a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 server installation (running in VirtualBox) with a static IP address. The recommended configuration in /etc/network/interfaces is: auto ...
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Create a Rawdisk from LV with partitions

For emergency in my old machine (CentOS with Xen server) i made clone my LVs with dd example: dd if=/dev/vg/lv0 of=/backups/vg_lv0.dd now in my new machine i've created a LV with the same size ...
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Multiple VMs under VBox, NAT mode, are not responding network requests

I am learning about virtualization. I have been managing real Linux servers for some time but this is the very first time I virtualize, so sorry if I am missing something. My setup is like a ...
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Installing VirtualBox disables Forefront

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad T520, less than a year old, running Windows 7 Ultimate. After I install VirtualBox (it has happened with several versions), Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 no longer ...
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Virtualhosts not working on guest VM accessed via host

I have a Windows 7 host machine running VirtualBox (v4.122) and a guest VM of Kubuntu 12.04 running Apache2. I can access the Apache server from the host machine but it will only load the default ...
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destination host unreachable virtualbox [closed]

Basically i am trying to implement this on this picture I have my static ips assigned more or less like this and i can ping from my internal network to my 2 ports in my router without any problems. ...
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Pure-FTPd: Which IP Address To Use For Login? [closed]

I am trying to connect to my VirtualBox LAMP Server with FileZilla, and it's not working. I have a static IP set, a FTP user set (with FTPd), and can connect successfully with ftp localhost, but not ...
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Virtual web server in dynamic ip [closed]

I have installed centos in fedora virtualbox. I would like to create a webserver in centos. Which would resolve dns on dynamic ip. Can I do that. If i can then how? I don't have a router or static ip. ...
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How to setup a simple Ubuntu Server Tomcat cluster on VirtualBox for testing? [closed]

I am looking for the step by step instructions to setup at least two simple Ubuntu Virtual Core 12.10 Server VMs on Oracle VirtualBox under Windows 7 64bit. The test setup would be: Apache HTTP ...