Tag Archives: guest

howto install #virtualbox guest additions in a #centos 6 #vm

howto install virtualbox guest additions in a centos 6 vm


# yum groupinstall "Development Tools"
# yum install kernel-devel
# yum install kernel-headers

Jailtime.org: Virtual filesystems for Xen


provide a variety of downloads and howto’s to facilitate use of the Xen Virtual Machine Monitor.

Jailtime.org have Linux distributions that can run as Xen guests out of the box, obviating the need to create your own custom filesystems. The filesystems on this site have already been tweaked to deal with Xen’s idiosyncracies, and are also designed to be lightweight and minimally divergent from the original distribution.

Oracle Xen VM Server pre-built Xen VM guests now available

Oracle have just released pre-built para-virtualised Xen domu guests of Oracle Unbreakable GNU/Linux and Oracle 11g DB available for download:

OpenVZ (CentOS based) live-CD VM server & VM guests

There is an OpenVZ live-CD VZ VM server with VZ VM guests (based on CentOS or KNOPPIX) that you can download from http://wiki.openvz.org/Download_live_CD

And there is a quick start guide to read at http://wiki.openvz.org/Getting_started_with_OpenVZ_live_CD