Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Ralf Mardorf
On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 21:26:19 +0100, Antoine Pitrou wrote: >And, yes, of course a SSD makes things massively better for any VM. That's the whole point. The reason I'm using vbox with QCOW instead of VDI was the plan to migrate from vbox to KVM. As a side joke, it would require QCOW2 or RAW to

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Teach
thanks, i will look it up and yes, the night is my kingdom 2018-03-12 0:50 GMT+01:00 : > Did you turn on update during install? If off, you could be suffering from > an installer bug that I found by searching for the string you gave. Look > here >

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Antoine Pitrou
On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 15:35:28 +0100 Teach wrote: > It is recommended to run windows 10 in Virtualbox under Xubuntu 17.10 > *Virtualbox or VMWare?* Just for the record, Virtualbox is user-friendly but not very fast. If you need your Windows VM to be performant you probably

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Antoine Pitrou
On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 21:00:39 +0100 Ralf Mardorf wrote: > On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:47:11 +0100, Antoine Pitrou wrote: > >On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 15:35:28 +0100 > >Teach wrote: > >> It is recommended to run windows 10 in Virtualbox under Xubuntu > >> 17.10

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Teach
Thanks to all for the reactions on my request. With your help and advices I decided to start with simply dual boot, as I indeed do not have to use booth on regulary base. So i check the Bios and find that bios is running EUFI and that virtualization is ON, and Fastboot is OFF, and SecureBoot is

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Ralf Mardorf
On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:47:11 +0100, Antoine Pitrou wrote: >On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 15:35:28 +0100 >Teach wrote: >> It is recommended to run windows 10 in Virtualbox under Xubuntu >> 17.10 *Virtualbox or VMWare?* > >Just for the record, Virtualbox is user-friendly but not very

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread linux . rog
Did you turn on update during install? If off, you could be suffering from an installer bug that I found by searching for the string you gave. Look here https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?t=241723 Here's the search string that I used "package Grub-efi-amd64-signed" cannot be written to

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread linux . rog
First, I would start away from cutting edge, I.e., version 17.x. Start with LTS versions unless you want to possibly get bloody running bleeding edge. Since you have SSDs, dual boot. They are so fast that rebooting is livable unless you do it very frequently. Put the OSes on the SSD. If you

[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Teach
It is recommended to run windows 10 in Virtualbox under Xubuntu 17.10 *Virtualbox or VMWare?* I have a brand new gaming pc not for gaming, just for having a nice silent and fast running computer. with i7 processor 32GB ram and 256 GB SSD + 3TB hdd. *What are the bottlenecks where I should look

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Rog
On 03/11/2018 10:35 AM, Teach wrote: It is recommended to run windows 10 in Virtualbox under Xubuntu 17.10 *Virtualbox or VMWare?* I have a brand new gaming pc not for gaming, just for having a nice silent and fast running computer. with i7 processor 32GB ram and 256 GB SSD + 3TB hdd. *What

Re: [xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 17.10.1 for Virtualbox to run Windows10

2018-03-11 Thread Teach
the argument " that rebooting is livable unless you do it very frequently" is true, So I will go for dual boot. But on this computer already a Windows Pro is running. Therefor I must work carefully to avoid a crash of the windows, or will I start with a new installation of Windows, as I know that