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Possible limiting factor during upgrade of Fedora VM - not disk or cpu or network? [duplicate]

I'm upgrading a VM from Fedora 29 to Fedora 30. I triggered the update from inside GNOME Software. It downloaded the upgrade, and asked to reboot. It started installing... atop shows the qemu ...
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Fedora 29 qemu time problem

Since i upgraded my workstation from fedora28 to fedora29 i encountered a problem with my virtual machine which is running on my workstation. I am using this virtual machine for browsing in the ...
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Virtual machine software [closed]

I am looking for a recommendation for virtualization software for IBM P5 series (ppc 64). I have Fedora 23 installed and just want to run 2-3 virtual machines but as I understood, given specific ...
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Scrolling impossible while moving mouse - Fedora 28 VM guest on Win10

I have been searching awhile before asking my question here, but still cannot find any answer. I have noticed that mouse scrolling is generally poorly handled on Linux (maybe just Gnome tho). I am ...
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virt manager “The emulator may not have search permissions for the path”

I am trying to set up a VM on Fedora 27 but when I go to create one and pick an ISO I get the message The emulator may not have search permissions for the path '/path/to/fedora.iso' If I click yes ...
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Can one turn off time sync between VirtualBox linux guests and linux host?

I'm trying to disable time sync between a Fedora 25 vbox guest (with Guest Additions installed) and a Fedora 25 host. VirtualBox version is 5.1.22 r115126. So far I've tried the following at the same ...
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Unable to use Logitech C270 in Fedora 25 under VirtualBox

I have a Fedora 25 VM running on VirtualBox 5.1.14 under Windows 10, and a USB webcam (Logitech C270) plugged in. I have configured the USB filter properly so far as I can tell: But it doesn't seem ...
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How to create a non-persistent Virtual machine?

I am running a Fedora 23 VM. My requirement is very simple: All the packages that were installed during the running of the VM have to uninstalled when it is given a shutdown signal. In other words, ...
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Trying to install Guest Additions in Fedora 24

I'm trying to install Guest Additions, the guest SO is Fedora 24 and the host SO is Windows 7. I'm doing this to fix the screen resolution in Fedora because the maximum I can get is 1024x768, while ...
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Syncing packages/configs/installation between computers

Scenario: Two different computers connected to the internet. Problem: As both are used as workstation they should have the same setup packages, installs from net, configs. Possible solutions ...
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Troubleshooting Fedora 24 installation that only works in virtual machine

Error I get an error error when trying to install Fedora 24 on a new computer I had just built. I choose Test this media & install Fedora 24 from the boot screen and then get the following error: ...
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Fedora Host, Kali VM, KVM/QEMU mouse not working

I have a Fedora 23 host, and I tried to install Kali Linux using Virtual Machine Manager, and every time I did it -- no matter how I configured it -- the mouse would not work. It would only go down ...
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Is it possible to p2v a standalone linux system for VMware workstation?

I have a Linux (Fedora 23) box which has among other things VMware workstation installed. I'd like to create a virtual clone of the physical Linux box, so I can run it in VMware workstation in order ...
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Fedora 23 Server 64-bit install fails to complete on virtual machine in Windows 10

While attempting to install Fedora SERVER from an iso: Fedora-Server-netinst-x86_64-23.iso the installation stalls completely on Creating ext4 on /dev/sda1. I am using VMware Workstation 12 Player ...
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Syntax error unexpected end of file [closed]

I have written a shell script which allows me to create a user and assign them to a group but I keep getting the error line 19: syntax error: unexpected end to file What am I doing wrong? Would it ...
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USB Redirection with libvirt/virt-manager stopped working after upgrade f21->f22

I performed an upgrade from fedora 21 to fedora 22 today. I used FedUp and followed the instructions at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedUp Afterwards I installed fedy and activated some tweaks (...
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Problem running vmPlayer on Fedora 21

After install the program and execute vmPlayer request the kernel headers to recompile it (I guess), after that vmP install the virtual network device, at this point show an error. and the vmware-...
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Installing generic-logos and generic-release on Fedora

The guidelines for Fedora remixes suggest to replaces packages fedora-logos, fedora-release, and fedora-release-notes with the generic-* equivalents when making a remix. Most tutorials online focus on ...
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running qemu on Fedora20

With Fedora20 and built from sources qemu-2.1.1, I'm experiencing issues to run qemu with non-root privileges: % qemu-system-x86_64 -hda vdisk.img -m 512M -netdev tap,helper=/usr/libexec/qemu-bridge-...
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Which strategy suits best a user with a scientific background like me? (Linux Desktop, Dual Boot, Virtualization)/ (Fedora? Arch? Win?) [closed]

First of all, I've a scientific background and my professional work involves scientific computation: Lots of Python, Matlab, C/C++, TeX, Git, Java apps and some Julia, Parallel computing, web ...
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Install a basic CentOS VM on Fedora 19 with libvirt

I would like to install a CentOS 6.5 virtual machine on my machine, only with command line tools and basic networking capabilities, i.e a way to have http and ssh connections between the host (Fedora ...
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Virtualize Windows on Fedora and let Windows see real hardware

My question may be weird. I want to know if there is some virtual machine that lets me install Windows 7 under Linux and lets Windows use, as a virtual device, the same device that is really installed ...
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Fedora 18 Live CD is hanging on boot

When I boot up Fedora 18 (Fedora-18-x86_64-Live-Desktop.iso) in a Virtual Machine, I just get this screen: I've verified the SHA sum, and I've tried starting it up in "basic graphics mode", yet I ...
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Everything works except Fedora

I'm taking an Operating Systems class online for college. It requires us to have a copy of Fedora 13, provided by our instructor, running on a virtual machine. On my machine, it boots to a message ...
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Problem getting Fedora to run in VirtualBox

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit, trying to get Fedora 18 64-bit to run in the Oracle VM VirtualBox. I've got VirtualBox installed (via the .deb package available from the official site,) and I got the ...
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How to enable WIFI on VMWare Fedora 12? (It's detecting and working fine on Windows 7)

I have Fedora 12 running on my VMware. I am unable to see any options to enable WIFI connection on Fedora. When I am accessing Internet through WIFI and its working perfectly fine on Windows 7 (on ...
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Linux VPS Configuration

I just recently got my hands on a linux (Fedora) VPS and I would like to ask if there are special configurations that I have to be wary of. Do I still configure it like I would configure a normal ...
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Slow response time with Gnome shell in Virtualbox fullscreen mode

Today I installed Fedora 15 in a VBox VM to try out Gnome 3. After installing the guest extensions almost everything works fine. Except for the slow response time in fullscreen mode (HOST+F). By that ...