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VM that allows host to communicate with guest while using a VPN [on hold]

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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Virtualbox image from Vbox 4.3.8 freezes on Vbox 4.2.1 host [migrated]

So, I spun up a Debian guest VM on my Arch host machine using Virtualbox 4.3.8. After running all necessary tests and stabilizing the server environment on the VM, I moved the entire VM to my Debian ...
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Login box not shown on Ubuntu [on hold]

I've installed Ubuntu 10.04 (64bit) as a guest OS in VirtualBox, using Windows 7 Professional (64bit) as host. After Ubuntu install, I did installed Xfce4 (sudo apt-get install xfce4). Logged in ...
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Configure VirtualBox webserver to see visitors IP address

I finally managed to move my server to VirtualBox virtual machine. VM is running in NAT mode. I have forwarded necessary ports, including the port 80 which I first fowarded with iptables to port ...
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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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Centos virtualbox proper configuration [on hold]

I'm trying to setup Centos 6.5 on Mac OSX so that: CentOS can use internet using NAT mode adapter 1 (eth0) Host (Mac OSX) can connect to Guest (CentOS) using static ip via Host Only mode adapter 2 ...
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Connect to guest solaris 11 from host windows 7 using virtual box [migrated]

I have installed virtual box in windows 7 and Installed solaris 11 as virtual machine. I have changed network settings to host-only adapter but I cant do ping from my host computer to virtual machine ...
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How to share internet over VPN and inside a virtual machine (Windows)?

` My final goal is to have a virtual machine at work in which anything that happen inside (tcp, udp, ping, ...) will use the Internet connection of a computer at home. So, if inside this VM should I ...
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Virtualbox: How to connect to the display when launched via vagrant?

I've used vagrant to set up ubuntu 12.10. How can I actually connect to the graphical desktop? There doesn't seem to be a way in the Virtualbox manager. It shows a preview but the 'show' icon is ...
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Putty- Incoming packet was garbled on decryption [migrated]

I am using putty (v 0.60) to connect virtualbox(v 4.2.16) CentOS. But i am getting the error "Incoming packet was garbled on decryption". When i connect to virtual box IP by SSH its asking me to ...
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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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Virtualize an existing windows 8.1 installation on arch [migrated]

I have the following setup: Intel i5 4570s SSD for os sda1: EFI boot partition sda2: ext4 with arch installed sda3: swap sda4: microsoft reserved sda5: ntfs with windows 8.1 installed HDD for data ...
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Virtualised windows 8 box always logs out on rdp disconnect [migrated]

I have a fresh windows 8.1 install running inside virtual box. Active directory is not in use. I can remote desktop to it OK, but as soon as I disconnect it logs the user out. I've disabled the ...
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set up (VirtualBox + CentOS) with (nginx + PHP + MySql) on MacOS [migrated]

I'm trying to set up (Virtual Box + CentOS) with (nginx + PHP + MySql) on MacOS, the future I can coding on MacOS then throw file to the share folder with (Virtual Box + CentOS) and execute on ...
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Hyper-V not starting Windows 8.1 formally had VirtualBox installed [migrated]

I'm a Windows developer and I want to get started with Windows Phone 8. I previously had Oracle VirtualBox installed but was told that the Windows Phone Emulator needs Hyper-V, which doesn't work well ...
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Mounting case-sensitive shared folder in VirtualBox

I have an OSX host with a ubuntu VM trying to mount a shared folder. I'm using the options: sudo mount -t vboxsf -o uid=1000,gid=100 pg ~/pg-host The folder mounts fine, however it appears that ...
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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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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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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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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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Cannot connect to xdebug over virtual network - Vagrant Virtualbox

I'm trying to set up a development box using Virtualbox / Vagrant / Puppet with the intention of eventually provisioning all my machines up to production. However this is stopping me going forward at ...
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Issue installing kernel-devel on CentOS

So I am trying to install Guest Additions in my VirtualBox Vm which is running CentOS. I am getting this error though: The headers for the current running kernel were not found. If the following ...
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Ubuntu: Resize the root LVM(2?) partition

I have an Ubuntu virtual machine running in VirtualBox 2.2.4, and I created it on an 8gb virtual disk which is too small. So, I am trying to increase the size of the disk. So far, I have done this: ...
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how do I install pdsh on centos 6? [closed]

I'm following a tutorial on how to configure a centos machine to be a node in a hadoop cluster for HortonWorks. I'm doing this on a virtual machine on VirtualBox. Sadly, since I am a linux beginner, ...
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vagrant public ip not accessible

I have this config: config.vm.network "public_network", ip: "192.168.56.101", :mac => "0022334455DA" And after vagrant up ifconfig prints: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr ...
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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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Creating a virtual machine in VirtualBox from a physical one

Is there any way to create a virtual machine that you can use in VirtualBox from a physical installation that you have? For instance, if I have Windows XP installed on a physical computer and want to ...
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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 ...
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Tunnel interface inside Virtualbox IP forwarding

I am working on a solution to expose a development stack that resides inside a Virtualbox guest up to the Internet through OpenVPN tunnels. OpenVPN client fires up inside the guest VM and connects ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server 12.04 in a Virtualbox VM with UEFI boot enabled

I have a server which I'd like to install Ubuntu 12.04 on, but I've had some problems and thought it would be nice to get things working in a Virtualbox VM with the same features as the server. I ...
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VirtualBox inside Hyper V guest [closed]

I am trying to run a Ubuntu guest in VirtualBox (configured using Vagrant) installed on a Win 8.1 guest running inside a Win 2012 R2 Hyper V host. I disabled Hyper V on the Win 8.1 guest. I am ...
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VirtualBox VM network hangs due to ethernet “Reset adapter”

I have a VM which I've created on a host using the following settings: http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=sevF5V7Z It has been up and running smoothly for months but recently the VM lost connection with ...
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CentOS 6 network failling to connect network after exporting VM from VirtualBox to VMWare Player

I have installed a CentOS 6 virtual machine in VirtualBox and I want to export it and use it under VMWare. But after exporting, network does not work. There are some other interfaces created with the ...
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VirtualBox: grain table inconsistency

The setup in question is as follows: Windows 7 64bit host running VirtualBox. The guest machine is running Windows XP 32bit. After a power failure on the host box, the guest machine cannot boot and ...
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Virtualbox forward specific ip to guest

I have a dedicated server with Ubuntu 13.10 installed and a basic installation with Virtualbox and phpvirtualbox to manage the guest OSs on it. I have two IP addresses pointing to the server and I ...
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Migrate KVM .img to VirtualBox .vdi

I am trying to migrate a VM from KVM to Virtualbox (win7 64bit). I was able to convert the disk image using these commands: VBoxManage convertfromraw -format VDI XX.img XX.vdi qemu-img convert -f ...
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virtualbox to qemu but results in no bootable device qemu

I use vagrant to create my development vm. I exported the vmdk to vdi, and then convert the vdi to img. cd virtualbox_dir/test_vm VBoxManage clonehd test_vm.vmdk raw.vdi 0% ..... 100% qemu-img ...
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Simulating a client behind a NAT in Virtual Box

I am trying to simulate a client behind a NAT using Virtual Box. I have a host machine let's say with an IP address 130.0.0.1. I create a virtual machine (let's call it VM1) running Ubuntu 12.04 with ...
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How should I prepare a Linux virtual machine for others?

I'd like to share a VirtualBox virtual machine with a colleague, but would like to make sure this is tidied up before sending it on. I guess I should include: SSH host keys DHCP leases files under ...
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vagrant synced_folders and VBoxInternal2/SharedFoldersEnableSymlinksCreate

ok here's the deal I'm running vagrant(ubunttu 12.10) on top of windows 8 but everytime I try to create a virtualenv (python) from within my non nfs shared folder I get a 'Protocol error', turns out ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 reply ARP request delay 10+ seconds

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 in VirtualBox, my server program is running in it, its IP is 192.168.1.105. My client is running at 192.168.1.107. But the client alway took 10+ seconds to send a package to ...
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How can I perform a controlled shutdown of a virtualbox guest using VBoxManage?

I'm currently testing Ubuntu 10.04, and have install the VirtualBox software. I have also installed Ubuntu 10.04 as a VirtualBox guest running on the host system. I've installed the VirtualBox Utils ...
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Virtual Routing for root virtual machines on 1 IP

I wan't to install several (around 10) virtual machines on our server. We have 1 public IP-address assigned to it. I wan't to use virtualbox (and phpvirtualbox for administration). I have no control ...
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Install VirtualBox on remote machine through RemoteDesktop [closed]

How can I install VirtualBox on a remote server through RemoteDesktop without being disconnected when the network is set up for VirtualBox? Can I install it and somehow set a parameter to set up the ...