LFS & Virtualbox
hscast at charter.net
Fri Aug 22 04:39:25 PDT 2008
armencho at gmail.com wrote:
> I have similiar question, but noone answered. It seems either noone is
> interested, or noone has tried it.
> I booted LiveCD on a KVM virtual machine, and it boots just fine. It
> is an unusual "hardware" configuration, so I think one has to watch
> out for funky messages during boot though..
> My question was about caveats and experiences from installing LFS from
> inside a virtual machine.
> On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 10:03 PM, Scott Castaline <hscast at charter.net> wrote:
>> I have seen in the archives mention of installing VirtualBox on a system
>> created by LFS. I am wondering if anyone has used VirtualBox to run the
>> LiveCD to create a Linux system on a VM. If there are anyone that's done
>> this, are there any gotchas that I should be looking out for?
>> FAQ: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/faq.html
>> Unsubscribe: See the above information page
Sorry it took so long to reply to you, but yes no issues. Unfortunately
my AMD chip decided to fry itself and took the psu along with it. I got
as far as readjusting the chain after establishing the build environment
in CH. 6 and then my system went south.
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