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Transparent x86 emulation using QEMU on Raspbian

I'm trying to setup transparent x86 emulation on Raspbian according to this tutorial: https://wiki.debian.org/QemuUserEmulation. The issue is that after enabling multiarch and running sudo apt-get ...
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Is there a way to find NetEm delay selected when using distribution table?

I am trying to find how much each packets are delayed when it is passed through NetEm from one PC to another via an ethernet cable. At the moment I am using Wireshark to find delay experienced by each ...
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Simulating UVC webcam from v4l2loopback stream

Is there any way to emulate a USB camera device (UVC) from my v4l2loopback stream at /dev/video0, so my linux can recognize it as a real USB device?
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dosemu doesn't load MS-DOS Kernel [closed]

I would like to run MS-DOS 2.0 , that has been republished as free software, in dosemu. I followed the instructions at www.dosemu.org and added $_hdimage = "/home/absmeier/workbench/DOS/VM/DOSC" ...
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Behavior of QEMU as hypervisor

According to official QEMU documentation: When used as a virtualizer, QEMU achieves near native performance by executing the guest code directly on the host CPU. My question is how is this ...
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Problems Building Debian Wheezy Inside User Mode Linux

I am building a Debian virtual machine inside UML, but it is hanging. Here is my shell script for the construction: #!/bin/bash # Let's make sure we're updated printf "\nUpdating...\n" apt update ...
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Command Line alternative to IsoBuster

I am trying to find a way to automate the process of merging multi-track .bin + .cue files into a single .bin and .cue. I have a collection of PSX roms, and they all come in bin and cue format. And ...
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freebsd 11 /usr/ports/emulators/ missing

I am trying to install Linux Compatability on my FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p9 #0. I followed the guide at freebsd docs. In particular, I successfully installed pkg install emulators/linux_base-c6. ...
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Ways to run old programs made for IRIX on MIPS?

I have a small collection of old, custom programs for IRIX on SGI MIPS, some of which I need to run for work related reasons because there are no modern alternatives available and we need to access ...
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Is the MMU (Memory Management Unit) chip necessary for a processor to have virtual memory support?

Is the MMU (Memory Management Unit) chip necessary for a processor to have virtual memory support? Is it possible to emulate MMU functionality in software? (I am aware that it will probably have a ...
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Bochs TUN/TAP setup

I'm trying to set up a network with Bochs using TUN/TAP within Win98 on a Linux machine. Here are some of my settings (in Windows 98): IP Address Specify IP address IP Address: 192.168.1.2 Subnet ...
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USB Joystick support building VICE from source?

I'm building vice from source (r33116) in Ubuntu 14.04 and get this from ./configure: INPUT ----- Joystick support : yes Mouse support : yes Lightpen support : yes ...
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problem with qemu emulation, “black window!!”

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 x86, a kernel linux-4.9 and I followed this tutorial and everything works perfectly, but when I run qemu with: qemu-system-arm -m vexpress -a9 \ -kernel linux-4.9/arch/arm/...
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Running a Solaris binary on SPARC without SPARC hardware

I have a historical binary ObjectGeode which is only able to work on SUN SPARC machine with Solaris OS (doesn't matter which Solaris version). My questions are: How can I run the program without ...
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How to run a Raspiban in QEMU

How do you run a standard Raspbian image in QEMU? I'm following the instructions in this wiki, but the first step is failing. I downloaded the kernal kernel-qemu-4.1.13-jessie and the Raspbian ...
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Emulate Bluetooth LE Adapter for Acceptance Testing

I'm developing an Android app that captures Bluetooth LE signals and I'm a big fan of test driven and behaviour driven development. So, I want to develop my app by using TDD and BDD. When it comes to ...
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Wine or VirtualBox for Windows proprietary software installation?

I just bought a Windows proprietary software which appears to store license keys in their internet database right after installation. After purchasing, I was provided with 1 license key, and it is ...
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Unitary testing: emulating hardware connection or disconnection

I'm writing a program using libudev. And I want to write some tests. But, one of the functionalities of the program has to do with an usb drive being connected or disconnected. I've read plenty of ...
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How can I simulate USB storage device connection with qemu?

I'm writing a program for controlling USB storage device connections (this is a classic subject). All it's ok with my program, but now, I want to write some tests. So in order to do that, I realized I'...
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Is there a common launcher for DosBox and ScummVM games?

ScummVM comes with a launcher for starting games. After a game is installed, it displays the names in a window that can be run at full-screen and that can be controlled by the keyboard. Other games ...
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Can “grub-emu” make any changes to my system?

Can "grub-emu" make any changes to my system? I understand that the command "grub-emu" opens a GRUB emulator. However, since it loads the configuration files used by the "real" GRUB, I am a little ...
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How Wine is not an emulator?

As I understand emulators (in a simple way), they do translate or substitute the function calls of a program using functions of system X into functions used by system Y in which the program is being ...
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8086 emulator for unix-like OSs?

Is there any 8086 emulator (free or paid) for Fedora 17? I am learning assembly language using AT&T style.
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What are the right settings for Ubuntu Touch under qemu?

As you can see here, Canonical is releasing the images for Ubuntu touch, the problem is that apparently those are snapshots from a complete installation, there is no installer here and no vmlinuz + ...
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How I can emulate a big endian platform on a x86?

I need to get a big endian platform to develop with gcc and g++, what is a solution for that? I know that the SPARC is one of those big endian architectures, but I have no idea what OSs can run on it ...
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How to run programs in a Sandbox?

I have been using PlayOnLinux to run windows programs on Linux. PlayOnLinux creates a virtual drive for each program installed and every VD represents a different Windows XP computer. Any changes ...
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How do you play this old unix game?

I recently tried the simh emulator, pdp11. The disk image I used can be found on the internet, and instructions for booting it are here. Presumably it belonged to Dennis Ritchie, as the username is "...
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Ubuntu Linux and SCO UNIX OpenServer

Can Ubuntu Linux run SCO UNIX OpenServer 5.0.7 applications like filePro? Can I use CTAR to copy application directories from a CTAR backup tape to Linux Ubuntu?
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How to do dosbox autoexecutable like dosemu on Opensuse

I was trying to migrate an DOS aplication on a dos emulator, I was pretty sure that dosemu was the answer ... but a couple of errors ocurred on the program. So I tryied dosbox. The thing is, under ...
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Does installing and using Wine open up your Linux platform to Windows viruses?

Just wondering if installing Wine might open up a fairly solid Linux desktop to the world of Windows viruses. Any confirmed reports about that? Would you then install a Windows antivirus product ...
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alternatives to wine

Is there some alternative to Wine ( the windows "emulator" ) which is more stable and more likely to work with my Windows games?