[Live-demo] Re: [OSGeo] #426: Install VirtualBox helper application

OSGeo trac_osgeo at osgeo.org
Wed Jan 27 11:54:35 PST 2010

#426: Install VirtualBox helper application
  Reporter:  camerons     |       Owner:  live-demo at lists.osgeo.org
      Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new                      
  Priority:  major        |   Component:  LiveDVD                  
Resolution:               |    Keywords:  2.0                      
Comment (by hamish):

 apparently there is come conflict with vmware running at the same time.
 suggestion: install them both and use inittab runlevels to control which
 one is used:  runlevel 4 could be VMware, level 5 be virtual box, level 3
 be neither. (default to neither)

 > For development, I suggest we don't install the vmware tools, as
 > when you try to access the image over the web, it expands to your
 > screen size, and takes up much more bandwidth.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/ticket/426#comment:5>
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