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VirtualBox video capturing

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As of v.4.3 VirtualBox will have built-in video capturing support which allows one to record the guest OS easily through the VirtualBox Manager GUI. This feature was previously available but only by use of external programs (ffpmeg) and it required additional configuration. With v.4.3 (currently in Beta2) the screen

VirtualBox 4.1.26 and 4.2.12 released

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Oracle released updated versions for two of the current Virtual Box branches 4.1 and 4.2. Both of them include updates to improve stability and fix regressions. Apart from the usual bug fixes there are a few that are worth mentioning:   Virtual Box 4.1.26 (changelog) guest additions compile fix

First attempt at nested virtualization

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Standard virtualization uses the physical machine as the host hypervisor which allows one to install virtual machines called guests. In nested virtualization the hypervisor is also a guest running inside a virtual environment and it can host its own virtual machines. Basically nested virtualization allows one to install a

VirtualBox 4.2.10

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Oracle announced VirtualBox 4.2.10, a maintenance released for the 4.2 branch which fixes a few bugs and improves stability. The most important changes for Linux are the added support for kernelĀ 3.9-rc0 and the fixes for the Linux guest additions. If you already have VirtualBox-4.2 installed, the update is as