[ALUG] Nedd new laptop AND seek rcovery of files from VirtualBox

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Sat May 27 22:05:10 BST 2017


> 
> The Linux filesystems are in VirtualBox ".vdi" files on
> the Windows XP system, which I was able to locate after
> booting with the Slackware CD. I've been looking around
> extensively for info about how to set about this. This
> does not seem to be straightfoward unless the VDI file
> is transerred (somehpow ... ) to another machine on which
> VirtualBox is installed.
> 
I think that's the only practical way, copy the .vdi files to a system
which has VirtualBox installed and then get that system to boot the
virtual linux.

-- 
Chris Green



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