How do i configure Virtualbox 3.0 in linux

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at gmail.com
Thu Jul 9 08:39:36 BST 2009


The VB you find in this repo is the non-free, you can use it for 
personal use. No limitations in that version that I am aware of.

Sinclair

Rangarirai Matavire wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Since I notice you are considering VMware, you might not be too 
> concerned about source. Citrix Xenserver is said to be the best and I 
> have downloaded it for my own server. I am yet to install it but I have 
> made up my mind that it is the best. It also seems that virtualbox has 
> is functionally limited in the open source edition. Citrix Xenserver 
> made its enterprise edition free in March. It is also worth considering 
> whether you want to fully or partially virtualise.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Ranga
> 
> 
> On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 9:21 AM, O. Sinclair <o.sinclair at gmail.com 
> <mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>> wrote:
> 
>     Tafadzwa Kashora wrote:
>      > Hi Guyz
>      >
>      > I am downloading Virtualbox 3.0.0 for OpenSuse linux, I would like to
>      > know how  i configure it? Does Kubuntu 9.04 come with Virtualbox, if
>      > so i think i will remove opensuse from my machine and put Kubuntu
>      > 9.04, should i fail to get VMware 6.5 or Virtualbox working in
>      > OpenSuse 11.1
>      >
>      > I want to install Ubuntu 8.04, as a guest and configure it as a mail
>      > server. I have never configured a mail server, and any tips or guides
>      > (pdf, ppt) on how to do this would be greatly appreciated.
>      >
>      > Cheers
>      >
>     I can't reply for 9.04 as I don't use it myself,  I have stayed on 8.04.
>     But I doubt it differs too much. I have repository for virtualbox
>     deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/ hardy non-free
>     I then simply install virtualbox via apt-get or aptitude or
>     Synaptic/Adept. To configure it is a piece of cake, take my word for it.
> 
>     Sinclair
> 
> 
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