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QEMU QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer. When used as a machine emulator, QEMU can run OSes and programs made for one machine (e.g. an ARM board) on a different machine (e.g. your own PC). By using dynamic translation, it achieves very good performance. When used as a virtualizer, QEMU achieves near native ...


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Another good visualization option for Ubuntu is VMware Workstation but, it is not free, (free as in you have to pay for it and you have no access to the source code). However, both virtualbox and vmware will give you poor video performance no matter what you do. OS visualization just doesn't provide you with good video performance. The best solution for ...


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The main problem is that the virtual disk you have created is not formatted, it is just a raw disk without a partition table. Another issue is that you selected the format qcow2 and created an .img file. You have to execute this command : qemu-img create -f qcow2 ubuntu.qcow2 20G. Download the latest stable version of GParted Live | Direct download link ->...


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Virtual machine manager is built on top of libvirt. If you are using gnome as a DE, there is a gnome application named gnome-boxes that is also built on top of libvirt and maybe it is worth checking out. https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Boxes http://www.howtogeek.com/213922/easily-create-kvm-virtual-machines-on-linux-with-gnome-boxes/


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Install the ssh server on the remote machine if it isn't already installed. (requires package openssh-server on remote machine, to get the remote machine set up, follow this guide: Link) Then use the command from your computer, where "john" is the username of the user you want to log into the remote machine with, and "1.2.3.4" is that machines ip. ssh john@...


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The easiest thing to do would be to install the version of Virtualbox that is included in the Ubuntu software repositories. In general, this is preferred over installing a downloaded version (unless you need special features that the version in the software repos doesn't offer). The version of Virtualbox in the Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial) repos is 5.0.18-1. First,...


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It is asking where your Ubuntu ISO is. If you have not downloaded it: 32-bit Ubuntu 16.04: http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/ubuntu-16.04-desktop-i386.iso 64-bit Ubuntu 16.04: http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/ubuntu-16.04-desktop-amd64.iso Then select the file. :)



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