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Old 11-01-2009, 04:38 AM   #1
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VirtualBox PUEL reverts to OSE after Ubuntu upgrade


HISTORY:
Originally installed OSE not realising I needed PUEL to use USBs. Then installed PUEL. I'm sure that I replaced OSE by PUEL somehow, but can't remember or find a reference to how this might have been done. PUEL worked fine.

NOW:
Upgraded Ubuntu to 9.10. PUEL has disappeared from System Tools and OSE is in Accessories. This does not support USB, so is useless to me.

PROBLEM:
How to replece OSE with PUEL without having to re-install all the programs, printers etc that are installed on the XP guest.
 
Old 11-01-2009, 04:52 AM   #2
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Remove the OSE version and install the PUEL version. There should be no need to change the WXP installation but you may have to re-create the WXP virtual machine stored in ~/.VirtualBox/Machines/<name of virtual machine>. Prudent to make a copy of that directory before the remove and install.
 
  


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