How can I create a virtual machine from the CLI?
Creating a Virtual Machine
First, download an ISO cd image of some OS you want to run. For Ubuntu, you can find these at: http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/download Double click on the name of the host. The Status column should read Active Right click on the name of the host, and select New This will start a wizard to guide you through the rest of your VM creation Enter your virtual machine details Name: foo Choose Local install media (ISO image or CDROM), or you can use another method if you know what you're doing Forward Locate your install media Use ISO image Browse to find the ISO you downloaded earlier Optional: Select the matching OS Type Optional: Select the matching Version Forward
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