Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Fri 31 Oct 2014, 03:06
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Additional Software (PETs, n' stuff) » Virtualization
VirtualBox for many Puppies
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 13 of 13 Posts_count   Goto page: Previous 1, 2, 3, ..., 11, 12, 13
Author Message
rufwoof

Joined: 24 Feb 2014
Posts: 308

PostPosted: Thu 06 Mar 2014, 17:11    Post_subject:  

Quote:
So this is Puppy that does the opposite - it run all win within Linux.

Would that be a good way to use Win through Linux.

Having installed and activated Windows once to a virtual disk, its all in a single file and easy to restore (back to pristine original installed image) or even move to new/replacement PC.

My PC's single core and runs reasonably. With a dual/quad - so much the better. Not though if you use Windows for higher end/graphic intensive stuff.

My first ever youtube : http://youtu.be/THhUmr5iZWc
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
MyPuppysaysWauWau


Joined: 20 Feb 2014
Posts: 111
Location: Austria/Vienna

PostPosted: Fri 07 Mar 2014, 13:25    Post_subject:    

nancy reagan wrote:
Being a noob and having "only 2GB" of RAM my experience is not too positive.

Because after you have xp running you have to install SP1 to 3 which makes it heavy..

At the beginning of the installation you are asked whether you want to make a "fixed" or a "slowly growing" hd.

I choose the latest for that would take up lass memory, but later I learned that a fixed drive seems to work faster.

Well this is the experience from a noob.


Hi Nancy, Very Happy
my XPerience is much, much better. My XP runs pretty fast, and works great Exclamation (Dualcore @ 2Ghz 3,25 GB RAM)

Let my show you a few pics:

Der Vollbildmodus, so schaut XP (bei mir) normalerweise aus:




Der skalierte Modus (im Fenster) (O_O)




Der nahtlose Modus (o_O)
(hier des Vergleich zw. der Fensterdarstellung (Kacheln) in Linux (JWM) und XP (klassische Ansicht)



Thanks a bunch, Shinobar - well done Smile

Regards from Vienna,
Walter
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
shinobar


Joined: 28 May 2009
Posts: 2631
Location: Japan

PostPosted: Tue 11 Mar 2014, 08:41    Post_subject: virtualbox-4.3.8  

virtualbox-4.3.8.sfs
Available from http://shino.pos.to/party/bridge.cgi?puppy/opt/

It has pre-build kernel modules for Puppy-4.3.1, Wary-511/5.5, Racy-5.5, Lucid, Precise-5.5/5.6.1/5.7.1, and Slacko-5.6/5.7.
For other kernels, you need devx and kernel source packages to build the kernel modules.
Type 'virtualbox' on a terminal after loaded the virtualbox-xxx.sfs.
Note that this SFS does not support 64bit Puppies.

_________________
Google Chrome portable
Downloads for Puppy Linux http://shino.pos.to/linux/downloads.html
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
shinobar


Joined: 28 May 2009
Posts: 2631
Location: Japan

PostPosted: Sun 06 Apr 2014, 06:47    Post_subject: virtualbox-4.3.10.sfs  

virtualbox-4.3.10.sfs
Available from http://shino.pos.to/party/bridge.cgi?puppy/opt/

It has pre-build kernel modules for Puppy-4.3.1, Wary-511/5.5, Racy-5.5, Lucid, Precise-5.5/5.6.1/5.7.1, and Slacko-5.6/5.7.
For other kernels, you need devx and kernel source packages to build the kernel modules.
Type 'virtualbox' on a terminal after loaded the virtualbox-xxx.sfs.
Note that this SFS does not support 64bit Puppies.

_________________
Google Chrome portable
Downloads for Puppy Linux http://shino.pos.to/linux/downloads.html
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
shinobar


Joined: 28 May 2009
Posts: 2631
Location: Japan

PostPosted: Wed 02 Jul 2014, 08:24    Post_subject: virtualbox-4.3.12.sfs  

virtualbox-4.3.12.sfs for Puppy 4.3.1 and most of Puppies 5.x including Lucid, Precise Puppy, Slacko and more.
Available from http://shino.pos.to/party/bridge.cgi?puppy/opt/

It has pre-build kernel modules for Puppy-4.3.1, Lucid, Precise-5.7.1, and Slacko-5.7.
For other kernels, you need devx and kernel source packages to build the kernel modules.
Type 'virtualbox' on a terminal after loaded the virtualbox-xxx.sfs.
Note that this SFS does not support 64bit Puppies.

_________________
Google Chrome portable
Downloads for Puppy Linux http://shino.pos.to/linux/downloads.html
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
slavvo67

Joined: 12 Oct 2012
Posts: 445
Location: The other Mr. 305

PostPosted: Mon 07 Jul 2014, 18:46    Post_subject:  

My puppies are hanging in vbox at the "Making Filesystem Usable." 3HD, Fluxpup, Slacko (not the latest). I posted in "For the Regulars" with no responses. I figured someone here might be able to help.

Thanks,

Slavvo67
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Burn_IT


Joined: 12 Aug 2006
Posts: 1033
Location: Tamworth UK

PostPosted: Mon 07 Jul 2014, 18:51    Post_subject:  

Look around/search the forum.
This is/was a known issue.

_________________
I can't remember the last time I forgot something!
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
eadmaster

Joined: 09 Feb 2013
Posts: 35

PostPosted: Sun 13 Jul 2014, 09:52    Post_subject:  

Hi, is there an SFS which has pre-built LKMs compatible with my kernel v3.8.2-upup (Precise-based)?
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
rupak504

Joined: 20 Aug 2014
Posts: 9

PostPosted: Tue 23 Sep 2014, 15:12    Post_subject: base.pet failed to install
Sub_title: I m using lucid puppy, its my first time virtual box install.
 

failed, any reason? solution? Shocked Rolling Eyes Shocked
fail.jpg
 Description   
 Filesize   27.39 KB
 Viewed   270 Time(s)

fail.jpg

Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Semme

Joined: 07 Aug 2011
Posts: 3978
Location: World_Hub

PostPosted: Tue 23 Sep 2014, 18:42    Post_subject:  

Yeah, avoid dbl-posting. Otherwise, forget about that old build and try this one.
_________________
>>>Punctuation Crash Course<<<
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 13 of 13 Posts_count   Goto page: Previous 1, 2, 3, ..., 11, 12, 13
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Additional Software (PETs, n' stuff) » Virtualization
Jump to:  

Rules_post_cannot
Rules_reply_cannot
Rules_edit_cannot
Rules_delete_cannot
Rules_vote_cannot
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0685s ][ Queries: 12 (0.0073s) ][ GZIP on ]