It’s been a while since I last had to run Windows on my laptop; back then I used Ext2 Installable File System For Windows to access data on my Linux-formated partitions. In the meantime a few things have changed: Windows 7 and Ubuntu formating ext3 with a inode size of 256 – none of these […]
This guide will go through how to install Virtualbox or kvm and running applications inside a virtual Windows XP machine and display them seamlessly on your X-based desktop.
Yesterday Sun released the second maintenance release for VirtualBox 2.1 See the Changelog for more details. Actually my Windows VM has been running smoothly since I upgraded to 2.1.2 but as usual there is a bunch of bugfixes in this release. Download it here.
Sun has released xVM Virtualbox 2.1.2. The changelog shows a lot of improvements. I am especially delighted to see this entry NAT: fixed occasional crashes (bug #2709) this one bug has really been … bugging me since it made the virtual machine almost unusable. Also, this release adds official support for Windows 7. At least […]
On 17-12-2008 Sun released a new version of VirtualBox, version 2.1.0. Looking at the changelog there are some real significant improvements – these are the ones that make me able to ditch VMware Workstation completely: Support for 64-bit guests on 32-bit host operating systems Experimental 3D acceleration via OpenGL Full VMDK/VHD support including snapshots New […]