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VirtualBox 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Alfonso V Romero

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Time for action—running your very own remote virtual LAMP server

In this exercise, I'll show you how to get the Turnkey Linux LAMP appliance and install it as a remote virtual machine in your Ubuntu headless VirtualBox server.

  1. First you need to download the Turnkey Linux LAMP ISO image from http://www.turnkeylinux.org/lamp, and upload it to your headless VirtualBox server, as in the Time for action — uploading a guest ISO image to your headless server section of this chapter.
  2. Once the Turnkey LAMP ISO image is uploaded, you need to create a new virtual machine named TurnkeyLAMPVB. Open a PuTTY terminal window to connect to your Ubuntu headless server, and type VBoxManage createvm --name "TurnkeyLAMPVB" --register followed by Enter to create your ...

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