VirtualBox host-only static IP connection problems

I’m using Virtualbox 4.3.30 and I’ve successfully set a virtual machine up with a host-only network to work on DHCP with a non-static IP, but of course, for a virtual machine server, it’s essentially useless. So now, I’m trying to set up a virtual machine Linux server with access to the internet, and a host-only … Read more

Virtual Box virtual machine guest OS screen is not resizing in Windows 10

I have guest additions installed on my Virtual Box, so that the screen is a decent size. When I start Virtual Box, the screen resizes properly. I am running Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), the guest OS is Windows 10, and the Virtual Box version is 4.3.30. However, when I am inactive in Virtual … Read more

Do CloudStack and Hyper-V get along?

Here is the deal, I need to hook up my Hyper-V environment to my HostBill environment so customers can restart, shut-down and install new virtual machines. Since HostBill doesn’t have a Hyper-V application, I decided to use CloudStack as a proxy. However, I only need CloudStack to pass on commands and to stay out of … Read more

How do I choose the partition that I want to store my virtual machine on?

I have installed the software VirtualBox on my laptop running Ubuntu 14.04, and I have also created a new partition for which I intend to store the files on. The purpose is to install Windows 7 as a virtual machine but I cannot figure out how to actually choose which partition I want to store … Read more

Installing VMs in CentOS 7 host from ISO?

I’m trying to install a CentOS 7 guest in a CentOS 7 host, using text only. I’m using simillar commands as: virt-install –name centos7 –ram 1024 –disk path=/var/kvm/images/centos7.img,size=25 –vcpus 1 –os-type linux –os-variant rhel7 –network bridge=br0 –graphics none –console pty,target_type=serial –location ‘/mnt/sdb1/ISOs/CentOS-7-x86_64-Minimal-1503-01.iso ‘ –extra-args ‘console=ttyS0,115200n8 serial’ It creates the virtual disk, and then goes on … Read more