Digital Geography

19. June 2012

testing a new OS

every change on a working machine like your loved PC is more or less connected to loosing everything. But there may be the need for a new, improved an open source OS or the need to change this OS due to policies in your working group or institution. Using Virtualbox for trying out the one or the other operating system is great. Easy to download and open source as well. So lets go one step further and install the great Ubuntu or the LTE on this virtualbox and use it as a second guest in slave mode:

If you are satisfied: create a virtual disk out of your current Windows-machine and run this in the end in Virtualbox on your newly build Ubuntu machine like I do… 😉