Category: Virtualization

Virtualization, VMware

Convert Virtual Machines Between VirtualBox and VMware

VMware to VirtualBox >> Before migrating a vm, ensure it’s powered off. >> Open a command line. cd C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\OVFToolcd C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\OVFTool ovftool /path/to/vmware_machine.vmx /path/to/new/virtualbox_machine.ovfovftool /path/to/vmware_machine.vmx /path/to/new/virtualbox_machine.ovf >> Import the .ovf file into VirtualBox.   VirtualBox to VMware Before migrating a vm, ensure it’s powered off. >> Open VirtualBox. >> Click …

Network, Virtualization

Virtual Network Laboratory

Marionnet is a virtual network laboratory: it allows users to define, configure and run complex computer networks without any need for physical setup. Only a single, possibly even non-networked GNU/Linux host machine is required to simulate a whole Ethernet network complete with computers, routers, hubs, switches, cables, and more. Support is also provided for integrating …

Macintosh, Virtualization

Installing VirtualBox on Mac OS X 10.5.8

Download latest VirtualBox from here. Follow the instructions of the installer. If you are getting the following error: “Running VirtualBox VM’s detected! The installer has detected running Virtual Machines.” Then download and install a previous build of VirtualBox. It will work! For older builds of VirtualBox see here.