Re: [vserver] run VirtualBox emulator on a VServer kernel host

From: Peter Mann <>
Date: Wed 25 Jun 2008 - 18:21:08 BST
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On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 12:17:57AM -0700, markandeya wrote:
> Has anyone run an emulator like VitualBox on top of a VServer host.

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:35:51AM -0500, John Alberts wrote:
> Really? I had no idea that Virtualbox, or any other emulator, would run inside
> a vserver guest os. That is amazing. Has anyone else had any luck doing this
> and remember if there are any special steps required. I would imagine that you
> would have to really set a lot of capability flags that would make everything
> much less secure.

read carefully first question ... i think it's about 'host', not 'guest'
... IMHO any vserver enabled kernel can run VirtualBox and/or VMware,
because only kernel modules are needed fo VirtualBox and/or VMware

5o   Peter.Mann at
Received on Wed Jun 25 18:21:23 2008
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