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Old 07-09-2016, 08:56 AM   #1
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Help needed running VM inside tails ....

Hi guys ...

Iv been trying to run a Virtual Machine inside tails ...
Yes im using tails OS 2.4

So first i tried to install virtualbox which after some effort installed fine however when i started to use it got stuck with no network connections and a conflict .. so i thought this was a tails glitch.

Then I tried installing qemu-kvm to run an androidx86 vm booted fine but no network connections within the vm.

Then i tried installing virt-manager via

sudo apt-get install virt-manager libvirt-daemon-system

then started virt-manager from root

but at the end of the create a vm process I get this error

Could not start virtual network 'default': Unable to create bridge virbr0: File exists

Id be interested if anyone out there knows a solution for this in the
tails OS environment (based on debian jessie)

any help is appreciated.

Old 07-10-2016, 09:07 PM   #2
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Try using NAT network configuration in the VM.
Old 07-10-2016, 09:55 PM   #3
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Tails is a Live image

so i have to ask WHY???? try to put a VM on a LIVE image on a dvd or usb ?????
Old 07-12-2016, 01:09 PM   #4
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Just experimenting

anyways got a message back from tails support that they dont have a solution for
running VM's inside tails at the moment and would be interested in anyones findings
on the matter.

I have them running through qemu-system and kvm but no network support
and virtualbox installs but has errors when trying to run a VM

so yea


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