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VirtualBox 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Alfonso V Romero

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Time for action—using a PuppyLinux VM in VirtualBox

In this exercise, you'll download the PuppyLinux virtual image, and then create a virtual machine in VirtualBox to use the PuppyLinux operating system.

  1. Open a web browser window in your host PC, go to http://virtualbox.wordpress.com/images/puppy-linux, and click on the Puppy Linux 4.0 download link:
    Time for action—using a PuppyLinux VM in VirtualBox
  2. You'll be taken to the Sourceforge.net website. Wait for the open/download dialog box to appear, and save the PuppyLinux4.7z file to your hard drive.
  3. Once the file finishes downloading, go to the directory where you saved it, and extract its contents. You can use the 7-Zip free application to uncompress ...

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