The advantage with torrent is that you can pause the download and resume whenever you want. You do not have to select these boxes. After an automatic restart you will be asked to enter your username and password to login. Or you can keep the previous virtual machine for your experiment to learn to troubleshoot the problem and parallelly you can run new vm to move your learning ahead. Here you can manage the Virtual Machines. This is step by step instructions on how to install Xubuntu 16.
It could be anything meaningful. It allows the us to create and run multiple Virtual machines simultaneously. Done libcanberra-gtk-module is already the newest version 0. You will also see Memory, Network Adapter and Other Devices. To create this article, 13 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This is the maximum amount of disk space it will utilize once the Virtual Machine is created. Ignore these choices and continue.
Then create a new for the virtual machine and location to store it. This article has also been viewed 1,146,651 times. We can even browse to some different websites if we like. On this screen is where you choose your timezone… type a city name you live in and click Continue. The purpose of building such a platform was to enable system administrators to test and verify the client-server environment for software and hardware. The keyboard shortcut is Ctrl + N on Windows.
Use the screenshots below to help. By default console window is set to 800×600 resoultion which is the standard in linux world. Ready to Create Virtual Machine We are now ready to create the virtual machine! Ubuntu is also a feature free software, it's fast and easy to use with some helpful Linux Command lines. First off, the Terminal application is not part of the quick launch dock, so the easiest way to find that information is a simple search like so. The name of the folder is the same as the name of the virtual machine you enter here. Click Continue to move on. In software development terms, this is commonly referred to as the tabbed interface.
As you can see when we type this, we get the following message: The program git is currently not installed. After that a new guest machine should be ready to install the operating system of your choice. Typical is predefined or mostly the defaults. Done build-essential is already the newest version 12. Next, set the maximum disk size to use and click Next.
In this step select either Yes or No depending upon your choice. Step 2 — Locate the downloaded file You can find the downloaded image file in the downloads folder, if you have not changed the default settings. You may provide this key if you have it or even wish to skip the step simply by clicking the Next button. You can personalize Linux here with a full name, user name, and password. Rest of the blog is the step by step instructions.
You can use torrent files instead of direct link because it is fast and also much more flexible. Check Split Virtual Disk into multiple files. The filename would be something like ubuntu-16. Step 2 — Locate the downloaded file You can find the downloaded image file in the downloads folder, if you have not changed the default settings. Ubuntu Is Now Installing The install step itself will take a little bit of time. Since the file size is large, around 2. You can leave them as defaults for now, they can be changed later on also once the Virtual Machine is created.
Any application from above is enough for a virtual environment, I am going to use here , but the overall process of installation is the same for all virtual environment package. Power on the guest machine and in most cases, you should see Ubuntu installation wizard screen. I personally believe installing the software packages is the best way to install Ubuntu. Please enter Y to continue. Well the git program is the best scenario for that. We will go with the default options.