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Old 06-13-2008, 06:41 AM   #1
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WinXp on Ubuntu Hardy???


Is there an alternative to VirtualBox to install WinXp on Ubuntu hardy??
 
Old 06-13-2008, 07:01 AM   #2
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Qemu, Bochs and vmware, I guess.
 
Old 06-13-2008, 08:02 AM   #3
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VirtualBox works well for me, are you having problems with it hence looking for an alternative?

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Old 06-13-2008, 08:03 AM   #4
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Lightbulb Hi

Hi,

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Is there an alternative to VirtualBox to install WinXp on Ubuntu hardy??
There is VirtualBox in Ubuntu.

I use VirtualBox and KVM in Ubuntu, both works well in mine.

regards,
Mark

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Old 06-13-2008, 08:25 AM   #5
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I am facing issue with VirtualBox showing some kind of dependency error.In mY Hardy Ubuntu System, KVM,WIne,VirtualBox arent there???
 
Old 06-13-2008, 08:33 AM   #6
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I am facing issue with VirtualBox showing some kind of dependency error.In mY Hardy Ubuntu System, KVM,WIne,VirtualBox arent there???
let us know Error u getting

according to my current ubuntu, to run virtualbox
you will need 2 or 3 packages to installed,
1. virtualbox-ose
2. virtualbox-ose-modules-generic or virtualbox-ose-modules-rt or may b both.

Regards,
Mark
 
Old 06-13-2008, 09:37 AM   #7
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2. virtualbox-ose-modules-generic or virtualbox-ose-modules-rt or may b
You will find both of them in Synaptic Package Manager. What Preparing Linux Image did you load, and what Linux Image Kernel are you running?
 
Old 06-16-2008, 12:24 AM   #8
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