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    Executing xrandr command results in «Can't open display» message

    FreeBSD 13.2 is installed as guest OS in Virtual box 6.1.36 (the host OS is Lubuntu 20.04). My goal is to get LXQt running on FreeBSD. I followed the steps listed in chapters 5 and 23.4 of the FreeBSD handbook. So far, I have successfully installed Xorg and packages virtualbox-ose-additions and...
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    vbox Virtualbox does not nat on openbsd guest

    Hello, I have installed OpenBSD as vm. It works perfectly. I have some problem with the virtual nic. It only works in bridge bode. I'd like to use use it in nat mode and internal network (I mean a second nic). I set the nic with NAT I boot openbsd it seems does not work. I mean none packets goes...
  3. StreetDancer

    Solved FreeBSD 13.1-RELEASE - Oracle VirtualBox 6.1.36 - Error "VERR_ACCESS_DENIED"

    Good Winter everyone! I have a fresh FreeBSD 13.1-RELEASE installation with LXDE and I have installed Oracle VirtualBox 6.1.36 and I am experiencing the following error regardless of my User being added to the following groups "wheel,vboxusers". I originally installed using: # pkg install...
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    vbox Host only interface IP configuration, access denied

    Hi everybody, I'm encountering trouble of denied access : $ /usr/local/bin/VBoxManage hostonlyif ipconfig vboxnet0 --ip --netmask VBoxManage: error: Code E_ACCESSDENIED (0x80070005) - Access denied (extended info not available) VBoxManage: error: Context...
  5. Cath O'Deray

    (254458) FreeBSD with VirtualBox on FreeBSD: saved states of running machines are unusable offers some detail. Bugged guests include the FreeBSD-provided virtual disk for FreeBSD 13.0-RC5. For me, the bug seems to be consistently reproducible with a FreeBSD 14.0-CURRENT host. Please, can anyone tell whether the bug is...
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    Solved VirtualBox Guest Additions does not resize screen

    I am using FreeBSD inside VirtualBox (I downloaded "FreeBSD-12.2-RELEASE-amd64.vhd.xz"). I increased the size of the VirtualBox disk in order to accomodate X.Org, then I installed X.Org using pkg install xorg. After that, I installed VirtualBox Guest Additions: pkg install...
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    Solved To compress or not to compress a virtual disk?

    If the filesystem is ZFS and the host is FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE and I run virtual machines with VirtualBox-OSE, does it make sense to have the dataset in which the virtual drives are compressed or will that result in severe performance drop when new data is written to the disk images?
  8. greencloud

    Solved PC fails to complete reboot after installing VirtualBox

    This happened to me twice within 2 weeks time. The first time it happened I ended up reinstalling FreeBSD 11.2-STABLE because I was not able to distinguish the problem. Now it turns out it was VirtualBox. Here's what happened: After installing VirtualBox via pkg (the first time I had it was via...
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    Cannot mix incompatible libraries

    Hello whoever is reading this. I have been stuck in the know what I mean. I have a problem with VirtualBox. NO matter of the procedure that I make for install this program, will be pkg, using ports, whatever. When it finish its installation, and I try to run this program, ALWAYS I get...
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    How to install remote desktop functionality for VirtualBox guests (Windows) on a FreeBSD host?

    Guys, I posted a thread to figure out my issue. i don't think I was very clear in that post so I wanted to reformulate my question. All...
  11. petur

    Solved I want to host bhyve- and VirtualBox-VMs on same machine. Is that feasible?

    Background I have two old (hardware) production servers, one which runs bhyve VMs and another which runs virtualbox VMs, which are to be replaced -- ideally by a workhorse. Question Can a single FreeBSD server be made to stably host both bhyve and virtualbox VMs? (It occurs to me that it might...
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    vboxclient: the virtualbox kernel service is not running

    Hi everyone! I am unable to share folder with my virtualbox. I'm try to share folder and clipboard from my mechine to virtualbox, but things that it need emulators/virtualbox-ose-additions to installed, so I find and install the extensions pkg install...
  13. saintarc

    Virtualbox-OSE Installation

    I'm on day two of installing this. Must be a huge amount of code, but also, need to keep selecting the configuration along the way. Is there a way to install this and just accept the default configuration settings so I can let it go unsupervised?