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[mininet-discuss] (rtd) Re: Problem with Mininet Ubuntu14.04 32 bit console rows and columns [SOLVED]

Nina Nash John nashnina0 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 22 08:52:53 PDT 2017


Hi Jim,
Thanks a lot. Lots of appreciations

*Best regards*
Nina

On 22 July 2017 at 15:55, Jim Showalter <jim.showalter at verizon.net> wrote:

> The problem has been resolved.  So I thought I would post the steps that
> worked for me.   Windows 10 is the host operating system and I am running
> Ubuntu 14.04 LTS packaged w/ Mininet to run under VirtualBox version 5.1.24.
>
> First I downloaded the Ubuntu Mininet VM image from
> http://mininet.org/download/.   I also wanted to ensure I had the correct
> Virtual Box guest editions by going to http://download.virtualbox.org
> /virtualbox.  I retrieved the ISO image file for 5.1.24.  Then I created
> an optical drive and mounted it with that image.
>
> After starting the VM I logged in and proceeded as follows:
>
> sudo apt-get -y update
> sudo apt-get -y upgrade
>
> Ensure the virtual CD is mounted and then do
> sudo bash VBoxLinuxAdditions.run
>
> sudo apt-get -y install lxde-core lxde
>
> Once I started my GUI I could resize it to full screen.  This worked for
> both the 32 and 64 bit versions of Ubuntu.
> In this case, the GUI is running within the guest OS.  Other suggestions
> were to install a Windows version of The X Window system and run the GUI on
> the host with the guest running the server.  I may try that in the future.
>
> I also created a host-only network adapter.  This was the easiest way for
> me to ssh into the guest from the host platform.
>
> This solution was the result of piecing together responses to my earlier
> questions and from various sources on the web (and of course, reading the
> man pages).  Thanks to all!
>
> Regards,
> Jim
>
>
>
>
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