Category:Virtual machines

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Engines[edit | edit source]

Oracle VirtualBox[edit | edit source]

  • runs on Windows (4 version on Windows XP+), Linux, Mac
  • vhd disk type hardly resized even by VBoxManage.exe

vmdk disk type allows pointing on partition[edit | edit source]

to enable guest ssd

was able to create virtual machine of linux with raw partition:

  • VBoxManage internalcommands listpartitions -rawdisk \\.\PhysicalDrive1
  • VBoxManage internalcommands createrawvmdk -filename d:\u.vmdk -rawdisk \\.\PhysicalDrive1 -partitions 2

якщо видає помилкую Cannot open the raw disk: VERR_SHARING_VIOLATION, то треба витягнути-вставити SATA кабель

go to real hardware[edit | edit source]

також можна з будь-якої віртуальної машини переїхати на фізичний комп VBoxManage internalcommands converttoraw

VMware Player[edit | edit source]

  • 7 version needs Windows 64 7+ or Linux 64
  • 6 version needs Windows Vista+ or Linux

VMware Tools for Linux[edit | edit source]

9.6.5

Why virtual machines are needed?[edit | edit source]

  • to test with IE 9, IE 10

Pages in category "Virtual machines"

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