Using RAW Devices In VirtualBox VMs
Posted on: 07/24/2012 10:43 AM

Howtoforge shows you how to use RAW devices in VirtualBox VMs

Using RAW Devices In VirtualBox VMs


Usually, VirtualBox creates its virtual machines in disk images (.vdi, .vmdk, etc.). This tutorial explains how you can use RAW devices from the host (partitions, LVM volumes, etc.) and create a VirtualBox VM in it. I will also explain how to mount a RAW device in an existing VM.



Printed from Linux Compatible (http://www.linuxcompatible.org/news/story/using_raw_devices_in_virtualbox_vms.html)