Subject Re: [firebird-support] FB 2.5 embedded and VirtualBox 4 Win 7 guest on Ubuntu 10.10
Author Werner F. Bruhin
On 04/25/2011 09:23 AM, Philippe Makowski wrote:
> 2011/4/23 Werner F. Bruhin<werner.bruhin@...>
>> I am experimenting with running Windows 7 within a VirtualBox VM.
>> Have no problem with accessing a db which is in the VM's local disk.
>> The machine is also setup for dual boot, and I wonder if I can store the
>> FB database file on a device which is accessible when I run "native"
>> Windows and I can also access it when I run it in the VM.
> That's not really a FIrebird question, more a Virtual Box one
> look for "virtualbox Raw Disk Access"
> and you can then access from you VM yur physical disk where your
> "native" Windows is
> see

Thanks for that link, very interesting.